"Sometimes I remind myself that I almost skipped the party, that I almost went to a different college, that the whim of a minute could have changed everything and everyone. Our lives, so settled, so specific, are built on happenstance."
— Anna Quindlen, Every Last One (via they-call-me-slim-sagey)
(Source: larmoyante, via flyingonthesebrokenwings)
"It’s not our job to toughen our children up to face a cruel and heartless world. It’s our job to raise children who will make the world a little less cruel and heartless."
— L.R. Knost (via maxistentialist)
(Source: dailydoseofstuf, via flyingonthesebrokenwings)