"silence seemed to connect us in a way words never could"
"You can feel the whole world and still feel lost in it. So many people are in pain — no matter how smart or accomplished — they cry, they yearn, they hurt. But instead of looking down on things, they look up, which is where I should have been looking, too. Because when the world quiets to the sound of your own breathing, we all want the same things: comfort, love and a peaceful heart."
"A lot of parents will do anything for their children, except let them be themselves."
The Last Lecture
Rejoice, cue the fanfare, and bring out the champagne? Nah. Just coffee, sleepy eyes, and a zombie shuffle.