Sadness is as good as happiness. Embrace it.

Jim Carrey and Kate Winslet in Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.

We often hear the clichés about not knowing successes until we experience failures. We like these cliches because we need something to help us justify our failures. We don’t want disappointments to feel like real disappointments, we want them to feel like necessary elements of success.

People are interesting things. I write about them and what makes them interesting.

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