“sometimes, we let our sense of guilt overpower our will to learn, or we lose ourselves by letting ourselves drown in a sense of failure”
Quote from Andrew
"We need to stop selling this constant happiness we see everywhere, especially on social media, and instead connect with one another on a human level where we share our struggle and worries”.
“So often in life, we focus on the endpoint and it is the rush to the finish line, but, when you study the process, you find very often that the steps taken to achieve the goal were a lot more remarkable than just the ultimate success”.
“Labels build wall between us; they stop us from seeing who a person truly is and they stop us from learning from one another, especially those who look different than us and whose culture is different”
“Be passionate about what seem like insignificant things, but don’t be passionate about a mirage”.
“If you aren’t proactive in changing quickly-made assumptions, you will never get to experience the true beauty of discovering something unknown”.
“ Fear, is your best compass, an irrational solution to an irrational problem”
“We can’t really change people, that’s a fact, but we can change how we treat ourselves, because very often, we are our own worst enemy”.
"Some of us do not do well in standardized tests because our minds are different, we think more creatively and our minds are therefore not standardized”.
“If there’s a hundred people in a room, over a lifetime, eighteen will be diagnosed with a mental illness. We don’t have the luxury of “keeping it together”.