We meet ourselves time and again in a thousand disguises on the path of life.
—  Carl Jung
There is no sun without shadow, and it is essential to know the night.
—  Albert Camus
You’re like the flower that I won’t let die.
Right before your petals start to wilt, I choose to give you one last try.
Fill your vase up with water, refusing to neglect you like your father, so I promise that it won’t run dry.
—  J. Cole, Warm Enough
The meaning of life is just to be alive. It is so plain and so obvious and so simple. And yet, everybody rushes around in a great panic as if it were necessary to achieve something beyond themselves.
—  Alan Watts