For the longest time I studied revenge to the exclusion of all else. I built my first torture chamber in the dark vaults of imagination. Lying on bloody sheets in the Healing Hall I discovered doors within my mind that I’d not found before, doors that even a child of nine knows should not be opened. Doors that never close again. I threw them wide.
To give herself a measure of credible autonomy, she had decided to invent a husband. Then, in a subsequent flash of inspiration, she had just as quickly killed him off.
There is nothing as tragic as being alive and not enjoying life
It’s hard to make things right for everyone.”
“But if everybody helped just one person, lots of people would get helped.
You can’t worry about the rest of the world, never mind the rest of the universe. All you can do is look to your left and your right and try to be kind to whoever is there.
People helping people, builds stronger communities
Imagine the universe is like this cloth.
How I learned that in each of us there burns a flame of independence that must never be allowed to go out. That as long as it exists within us we cannot be destroyed.
Don’t feel bad if your youth cannot be joyful, but at least make it useful.
If you want to change your future, you have to change your now, and to change your now you must change your mindset.