I also decided to get rid of the need of approval. That is a strong addiction, the need of approval, isn’t it? I’m on the patch right now, actually. It releases small doses of approval until I no longer crave it, then I’m gonna rip it off.
—Ellen DeGeneres (via curtmega)
Real growth often happens outside of where we intend it to, in the interstitial spaces- what Dr. Seuss calls ‘the waiting place.’
Here’s the thing: we’ll figure it all out or we won’t. But no one will ever be able to say we didn’t give it a shot. Or that we didn’t have a hell of a lot of fun searching for the answer.