When you look into eyes, forget about romance, creation, and the windows into the soul. With their molecules, genes, and tissues derived from microbes, jellyfish, worms, and flies, you see an entire menagerie.
—  Neil Shubin, Your Inner Fish
  • People tell you "stop being so dramatic and get over it." Don't listen to them. You have the right to feel how you feel. Don't let people tell you that you're not allowed to be upset about things.