It isn’t what you did in the past that’ll affect the present. It’s what you do in the present that’ll redeem the past and thereby change the future.

Routine has nothing to do with repetition. To become really good at anything, you have to practise and repeat, practise and repeat, until the technique becomes intuitive.

To live is to experience things; not sit around pondering the meaning of life.

This moment of childish ecstasy must have lasted at most 5 minutes, but I took in every detail, every sound, every smell. I won’t be able to remember anything afterwards, but that doesn’t matter: time is not a cassette tape that can be wound and rewound.