“Now I think it’s one of the most useless questions an adult can ask a child—What do you want to be when you grow up? As if growing up is finite. As if at some point you become something and that’s the end.” – Michelle Obama
“Sometimes your life changes so slowly and imperceptibly that you don’t notice it at all until one day you wake up and think, ‘How did I get here?’ But other times, life changes in an instant with a lightning stroke of good or bad luck with glorious or tragic consequences.” – Liane Moriarty
“Bryce Davison Can Heal Any Troubled Mind–Except His Own”
“No one can be independent of other people completely, so why not give up the attempt, she thought, go running in the other direction, depend on people for everything, allow them to depend on you, why not.” – Sally Rooney
“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”
“Spring is the time of plans and projects.” – Leo Tolstoy
After reading “We Have Always Lived in the Castle”, I couldn’t wait to read more of Shirley Jackson. I love how she writes in such an eery way, that makes you so engrossed into the story.