"I want to get more comfortable being uncomfortable. I want to get more confident being uncertain. I don’t want to shrink back just because something isn’t easy. I want to push back, and make more room in the area between I can’t and I can."
"There are many cures for sadness. One is to get up early, work, eat, play suicidally intense sports, drink, eat and go to bed early. Another is to level the whole town with a bulldozer you built yourself. My cure, which is not the best, is to drink and read and stare for months at the lake."
Katherine Taylor, Rules for Saying Goodbye