"In the world, what counts more than talent, what counts more than energy or concentration or commitment or anything else, is kindness. The more in the world you encounter kindness and cheerfulness, the better the world always is. All the big words, virtue, justice, truth, are dwarfed by the greatness of kindness."
"It’s a marvelous thing, the ocean. For some reason when two people sit together looking out at it, they stop caring whether they talk or stay silent. You never get tired of watching it. And no matter how rough the waves get, you’re never bothered by the noise the water makes by the commotion of the surface - it never seems too loud, or too wild."
"Traveling is like flirting with life. It’s like saying, ‘I would stay and love you, but I have to go."
there are people that use their phone in the bathroom and there are people that lie