The gift of life, gives you the greatest opportunity to live and chance to rise above any situation. With hopeful attitude you can overcome any struggle.
Don’t play his game. Play yours.
Even if I wrote on nothing else, it would never be enough, even if all the survivors did nothing but write about their experiences, it would still not be enough.
*Response when asked how much longer is he going to write about the Holocaust
What do your parents know, about surviving?
There’s a difference between living and just surviving. Do something you love, and find someone to love who loves that you love what you do.
It is really that simple.
And that hard.
This the kind of world, if you don’t die, you just keep on growing up and living through everything that comes.
This is a story about survival.
Letting go and learning to let in.
Getting along and moving on.
The truth about life.
The things left unsaid…
Is this some sort of test?”
“Everything that doesn’t kill you is.”
“Mind you,” he added, “surviving doesn’t always mean you passed.
Thriving. That’s fighting… Surviving is barely getting by.
The best thing you can say to someone going through a tragic loss is not that
“It’s going to be alright”
“Hold on tight because this is going to hurt like hell”.