Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great. - Mark Twain the reason mother should be kept away.
So true :)
this too shall pass
Pretty much exactly how I feel when people tell me they don't like dogs. If they hate dogs but DO love cats, I judge them even more severely.
Friends, Best Friends
Dr Seuss quote: Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.
Truth is, you don't lose friends, you just find out who is true and who was never really there for you.
laugh, apologize, let go