At the end of the day, whether or not those people are comfortable with how you're living your life doesn't matter. What matters is whether you're comfortable with it.
Phillip C. McGraw, O Magazine, February 2003
Be courteous to all, but intimate with few; and let those few be well tried before you give them your confidence.
George Washington (1732 - 1799)
We have to fight them daily, like fleas, those many small worries about the morrow, for they sap our energies.
Etty Hillesum, O Magazine, October 2002
There is no need to go to India or anywhere else to find peace. You will find that deep place of silence right in your room, your garden or even your bathtub.
Summer afternoon - Summer afternoon... the two most beautiful words in the English language.
Henry James (1843 - 1916)
So, I tag whoever wants to do it.