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to continue on with my series of quotes of the year, i have found 17 quotes that i loved in 2017!! click here to check out last year’s 16 quotes of 2016 

  1. “everyone you meet is always fighting a battle you know nothing about. be kind. always.” – brad meltzer (featured in skam)
  2. “if it doesn’t feel right, don’t do it.” – alex elle
  3. “do one thing everyday that scares you.” – eleanor roosevelt
  4. “use your head. but don’t be afraid to believe in things.” – mary adler, gifted
  5. “forget what hurt you, but never forget what it taught you.” – anonymous
  6. “the way to get started is to quit talking and start doing.” – walt disney
  7. “if your dreams don’t scare you, they are not big enough.” – lorde
  8. “be proud of yourself for how far you have come and never stop pushing to be the best you can be.” – @cwote
  9. “sometimes i’ll start a sentence and i don’t even know where it’s going. i hope i find it along the way.” – michael scott, the office
  10. “live your life, live it right. be different, do different things.” – kendrick lamar
  11. “perhaps one did not want to be unloved as to be understood.” – george orwell, 1984
  12. “don’t stop until you are proud.” – anonymous
  13. “the only way to do great work is to love what you do.” – steve jobs
  14. “do what you can with what you have where you are.” – theodore roosevelt
  15. “be happy in the moment that’s enough. each moment is all we need not more.” – mother theresa
  16. “always, always, always believe in yourself because if you don’t who will?” – marilyn monroe
  17. “hardships always prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny.” – c.s lewis

“astro sucks at bowling”, i say into the mic.

the crowd boos. i walk off, disappointed, when 6 voices speak and silence the entire room.

“she’s right” they say. i look for the owners of these voices. there in the 4th row stand : astro themselves, covered in bruises and their arms broken.