While I think all the quotes on the site are worthy of your consideration, some may take a little more time to digest. Or not. Here are some secrets that can help us all out along with my responses to them. I look forward to reading your responses (please note, however, that I will edit and/or delete inappropriate comments, which hopefully I won't feel drawn to do).
"The five stages - denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance - are a part of the framework that makes up our learning to live with the one we lost. They are tools to help us frame and identify what we may be feeling. But they are not stops on some linear timeline in grief."
My response to Elisabeth Kubler -Ross
"It's very easy for me to say what success is. I think success is connecting with an audience who understands you and having a dialogue with them. I think success is continuing to push yourself forward creatively and not sort of becoming a caricature of yourself."
My response to Lena Dunham
"People pay for what they do, and still more for what they have allowed themselves to become. And they pay for it very simply; by the lives they lead."
My response to James Baldwin
"The battles that count aren't the ones for gold medals. The struggles within yourself — the invisible, inevitable battles inside all of us —that's where it's at."
My response to Jesse Owens
"You're either part of the solution or part of the problem."