...a burning in your heart
You are confined only by the wall you build yourself.
"To laugh often, to win the affection of children, to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of fast friends, to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others, to leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden path... to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded." - Emerson
Quote best known as "Be the change you want to see in the world", but the whole, correct version of it.
Wil Wheaton explains why being a nerd is awesome…
I have a signed copy of this poster in my office at home. :) Poster from John Green and dftba.com - quote from a Nerdfighter video where John goes off on people calling him a nerd. Kind of began the whole "nerdfighter" conversation, fighting against the fear of caring and commitment.
"Variation on the Word 'Sleep'"--Margaret Atwood One of my very favorite poems.
Good philosophy to have about new experiences and people.
Decribes me perfectly. People are like "how are you so quiet?" In my head (who are you and why are you talking to me?..Oh look that guys about to tip his desk over as he sits on it trying to show off to those girls..idiot. HA! he fell. Oh theirs my book. crap i forgot that person was talking to me..) Out loud "....*shrugs*.."