"It seems very safe to me to be surrounded by green growing things and water."
"I don’t want anything from you, at all. I just want to be the person you choose to sit next to in a room full with all the people you have known."
My 4 year old brother told me he was scared to grow up and cried for like 10 minutes straight
finally I asked why he was so scared
and he said he was scared of drinking coffee
"We are, as a species, addicted to story. Even when the body goes to sleep, the mind stays up all night, telling itself stories."
"Of course I’ll hurt you. Of course you’ll hurt me. Of course we will hurt each other. But this is the very condition of existence. To become spring, means accepting the risk of winter. To become presence, means accepting the risk of absence."