You’re allowed to be sad, but please don’t think that nobody loves you.
this is oddly important to me
you were named after two of the bravest men I’ve ever known, Abdul Speedwagon
No matter what anybody tells you, words and ideas can change the world.
We don’t read and write poetry because it’s cute. We read and write poetry because we are members of the human race. And the human race is filled with passion. And medicine, law, business, engineering, these are noble pursuits and necessary to sustain life. But poetry, beauty, romance, love, these are what we stay alive for.
(Dead Poets Society, 1989)
I did it for me. I liked it. I was good at it. And, I was really… I was alive.