"I’ve found that growing up means being honest. About what I want. What I need. What I feel. Who I am."
"I realise there’s something incredibly honest about trees in winter, how they’re experts at letting things go."
"It’s like coming home after a long trip. That’s what love is like. It’s like coming home."
"Don’t let people treat you like a cigarette, they only use you when they’re bored and step on you when they’re done. Be like drugs, let them die for you."
"Become friends with people who aren’t your age. Hang out with people whose first language isn’t the same as yours. Get to know someone who doesn’t come from your social class. This is how you see the world. This is how you grow."