"Don’t take anything personally. Nothing others do is because of you. What others say and do is a projection of their own reality, their own dream. When you are immune to the opinions and actions of others, you won’t be the victim of needless suffering."
"you do not have to accept creative oppression. if you are an artist, be an artist. art is as valuable, as necessary, as important as any other profession on this planet. do not accept or entertain shame because ‘you want to be an artist.’ be honored that you are going to change and create the world from your imagination."
"Man, the way you kids are in 2013, there’s a slim chance of you finding somebody and falling in love. Marriage n’ all. Y’all too wild & you’re falling in love with the wrong things while damaging the right things. Buy a puppy."