"you can never cross the ocean, unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore." -- christopher columbus "life isn’t about finding yourself. life’s about creating yourself." -- george bernard shaw "what is best: a wondering fool or a heart at rest?" -- a bathroom graffeti artist with something to say "but somehow, i just had to try. because if we don't try, we don't do. and if we don't do, why are we here on this earth? " -- charlie anderson (shenandoah) "i am a jumble of passions, misgivings, and wants. it seems that i am always in a state of wishing and rarely in a state of contentment." -- libba bray "i want to tell their children terrifying stories about the things we did for love." -- a softer world "nothing worth having is easy."