For a few months, I held on to those connections because I thought I needed to. But I wondered, why do I need to hang on to people that I felt no compassion toward in my life?
A few years ago, I decided that it was time for a change in my life. Nothing too drastic, but definitely something noticeable. Who knew that cutting bangs would not only change the way I looked in the mirror, but also would change my identity as a whole.
Why do I have to justify my intelligence just because I’m not trying to be a doctor or engineer?
I wish I knew beforehand just how many people were going to be in the exact same position as I was when I got to Cornell.
If someone hates you, the best thing for you to do is ignore it. Haters crave your attention.
You may be working in an office all summer with people that you don’t like, dealing with activities that are not exactly fun, but spend an hour with 5-year-old boys and I promise you will think your job is a breeze.
This is my absolute favorite. If it’s “not a big deal,” then why is the government investing BILLIONS into propaganda against it?
You don’t have to be religious to be a good Jew. Through the trip I began to realize that Judaism is more of a culture than a religion.
I never quite understood why girls traveled in packs in high school; whether it was to get a snack at the vending machine or to say “hi” to a boy at the opposite side of the room.
Cheating on a diet is much different than the types of cheating I mentioned before. This is because the other types involve deceiving other people, while cheating on a diet is deceiving yourself.