"Live the width" is awesome. I had a friend who used to remind me "Life is short but wide and this too shall pass," and this is so very applicable!
:( Never take anyone for granted. I saw my son one day and he died the next day in a car accident.
We must let go of the life we had planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us. Joseph Campbell.
Our lives are defined by opportunities. Even the ones we miss. (F. Scott Fitzgerald)