“Art as Therapy: Alain de Botton on the 7 Psychological Functions of Art” by Maria Popova.
- Fred Rogers, The World According to Mister Rogers, Important Things To Remember.
"Who you are inside is what helps you make and do everything in life."
"Discovering the truth about ourselves is a lifetime's work, but it's worth the effort."- Fred Rogers, The World According to Mister Rogers, Important Things To Remember.
- Guy de Maupassant, Pierre et Jean.
"The great artists are those who impose their personal vision upon humanity."
- F. Scott Fitzgerald, A Side of Paradise.
“I'm not sentimental--I'm as romantic as you are. The idea, you know, is that the sentimental person thinks things will last--the romantic person has a desperate confidence that they won't.”
— Fred Rogers, Life's Journeys According to Mister Rogers: Things to Remember Along the Way.
"I believe that at the center of the universe there dwells a loving spirit who longs for all that’s best in all of creation, a spirit who knows the great potential of each planet as well as each person, and little by little will love us into being more than we ever dreamed possible. That loving spirit would rather die than give up on any one of us."
— Susan Cain (Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking)
"Don't think of introversion as something that needs to be cured."