I said, “You’re only 14 so if you get good at poker, you won’t need to go to college. If you get really good at this, you’ll always find ways to survive.”
Focusing on life happiness is too hard. That is the key to unhappiness.
Right now you are simply the nice little puppy that’s by her side. Be the bull dog that pulls her around a bit but also gives her awesome attention when he decides.
Feel time pass. Feel a weight start to lift. Be scared of what this means. Be scared that if you get better, you will forget him.
In a world filled with 7.1 billion people, there is only one human being who is exactly like you. In your city, in your town, in your building, there’s still only one you.
Don’t twist his sentences and dissect his words because men are generally not very deep humans.
Understanding how men think and what they need in a relationship makes an enormous difference.
Wall Street is crooked. This is not really a surprise to anyone. I lived on the street. And I worked on the street. Wall Street starts at broadway and continues down to Water Street.
If you’re wondering if you’re going through a crisis, you probably are. It’s okay; we’ve all been there. But even though you probably don’t want any advice right now, you probably NEED some.
Arrive noisily in the middle of someone reading. Say “I need a bottle opener,” as you open the door. People will look over at you. Look apologetic but still whisper to the people around you, “Do you guys have a bottle opener?”