"Love is unselfishly choosing for another’s highest good."
"I’ve been hurt so bad and I still love so hard. I admire my heart for that."
"Glaciers move in tides.
So do mountains.
So do all things."
"Mostly it is loss which teaches us about the worth of things."
"There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self."
"I was an English teacher. The demands of the system required that I give out grades, but I never felt good about it. How do you grade someone’s writing? Writing is about revision. It’s about access to self. If a student writes a poem, and it’s the best they can do at the moment, how are you supposed to compare that to the student sitting next to them? How are you supposed to give one a 90, and one an 85?"
"There has never been a sadness that can’t be cured by breakfast food."