Many of us ship out across the globe, hoping that our experiences abroad — volunteering, trekking, partying until sunrise — will illuminate truths previously hidden within the darkness of familiarity.
18. To stop looking for love, because that’s the only way you’ll find it.
I believe in taking chances, because no matter the outcome, regret is always a worse option. And on a related note, I believe in second chances. Really, when was the last time any of us got something right the first time?
“What matters most is not what these obstacles are but how we see them, how we react to them, and whether we keep our composure.”
“Everything in moderation,” said the doctor. Well maybe inspiration, like everything else, should come in moderation too. The balance between creation and consumption should be as close to equal as possible.
Normally, I’ll give the wrong phone number because dating is difficult — even for women who don’t have HIV.
I am 20 years old and I used to wear a platinum purity ring, but then I lost my virginity to a frat boy. A frat boy I wasn’t dating, and never planned on dating.
‘We’re going to get older whether we like it or not, so the only question is whether we get on with our lives, or desperately cling to the past.’
You must gain control over your money or the lack of it will forever control you.
“Not all those who wander are lost.” – J.R.R. Tolkien