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"Play the hand you're dealt." - Jawaharlal Nehru

"You can't control the cards you're dealt, just how you play the hand." - Randy Pausch

"You play the hand you're dealt. I think the game's worthwhile." - Christopher Reeve

"I think you've got to play the hand that you're dealt and stop wishing for another hand." - Maeve Binchy

"You gotta face the hand you're dealt with and deal with it, and make your problems be the smallest part of who you are." - Jack Gantos

"Life is like a hand of cards. You have to play the hand you're dealt, you can't win by folding, and sometimes you must take chances in order to win." - Mike Conner

"I'd like to meet a lovely man who shares my interests. On the other hand, I possibly will not. It's part of the hand you're dealt. It's a challenge-and I'm not atypical." - Barbara Feldon

"Whether you like it or not, you're forced to come to the realisation that death is out there. But I don't fear death, I'm a fatalist. I believe when it's your time, that's it. It's the hand you're dealt." - Clint Eastwood

"What you've got to do is recognize that you don't control everything for a start, you've got to play the cards you're dealt, the hand of cards you're dealt, as best you can, and that's what I always seek to do." - Malcolm Turnbull

"If you don't like the hand that fate's dealt you, fight for a new one." - Masashi Kishimoto

"We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the hand." - Randy Pausch

"I think I was dealt a good hand. I have happy genes." - Maeve Binchy

"I would have taken whatever hand I was dealt. Space was it." - Story Musgrave

"So, for example, a country was into recession right after I was sworn in, a dot-com bust had taken place. Then the attacks of September the 11th, and then of course the great financial meltdown in the -the fundamental question facing any presidency is how do you deal with the hand you're dealt?" - George W Bush

"Stop protesting the hand you've been dealt! Become partners with your life instead of making it an exhausting wrestling match." - Judith Orloff

"Don't bemoan your fate. Everybody's not going to be dealt the same hand. Everybody's going to go through tough times." - Chuck Knox

"We embrace the hand we've been dealt, because we know the Dealer, and he never deals badly." - John Piper

"We had to play the hand we were dealt, all of us. Fighting the battles we could win." - Jeaniene Frost

"If we can accept whatever hand we've been dealt - no matter how unwelcome - the way to proceed eventually becomes clear." - Phil Jackson

"It just happens to be very important to me to win with the hand I was dealt." - Lois Mcmaster Bujold

"Everybody is dealt a hand of cards. It was my choice to play them the way I played them." - Jamie Lynn Spears

"Life's tough," Mia said with a shrug. "You play the cards you're dealt or you fold." - Nora Roberts

"Life's too short not to laugh about yourself and the cards you're dealt." - Mark Zupan

"You gotta play the hand that's dealt you. There may be pain in that hand, but you play it. And I've played it." - James Brady

"Free will and determinism are like a game of cards. The hand that is dealt you is determinism. The way you play your hand is free will." - Norman Cousins

"As far as I can see, in this world, you're a fool for not using whatever gifts you're given. It's not as though you lied or cheated or stole to get Howard Marlowe as your father. That's who he is; that's who you are. You got dealt a bad card when you were bitten-so use one of the better cards you have in your hand to make up for it." - Claudia Gray

"As far as I can see, in this world, you're a fool for not using whatever gifts you're given. It's not as though you lied or cheated or stole to get Howard Marlowe as your father. That's who he is; that's who you are. You got dealt a bad card when you were bitten-so use one of the better cards you have in your hand to make up for it." - Claudia Gray

"You got dealt some crappy cards. But you're the one who has to decide how to play them." - Diane Chamberlain

"Never be discontent with the life you've been dealt, be discontent with the way you're living it." - Mike Donehey

"Bad things sometimes happen to good people; the key to happiness is try to make the best of, and be thankful for the hand we're dealt" - Colleen Houck

"Whoever coined the phrase 'a man's got to play the hand that was dealt him' was most certainly one piss-poor bluffer." - Jeannette Walls

"It's the hand we're dealt. We've put ourselves in this position, and we've got to find a way to get out of it." - Brett Favre

"I don't object to nine aces in one deck. But when a man lays down five aces in one hand... and besides, I know what I dealt him!" - W C Fields

"Life is like a game of cards. The hand that is dealt you represents determinism; the way you play it is free will." - Jawaharlal Nehru

"Life is like a game of cards. The hand you are dealt is determinism; the way you play it is free will." - Jawaharlal Nehru

"I ended up with my life slanted toward television, and I just accept that. I think you play the hand the way it's dealt, that's all." - Efrem Zimbalist Jr

"We have to make our own happiness, and we have to make our own decisions and play the hand that is dealt to us." - Maeve Binchy

"The unlucky hand dealt to clear and precise writers is that people assume they are superficial and so do not go to any trouble inreading them: and the lucky hand dealt to unclear ones is that the reader does go to some trouble and then attributes the pleasure he experiences in his own zeal to them." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"None of us have any control over the deck or the hand we've been dealt. What we do have is total responibility as to how we play the hand." - Steve Alten

"Everyone in this world is dealt a different hand-some better, some worse than others-but what's more important is how you play that hand. This is what builds character. And with great character comes great reward." - Christine Ha

"I don't believe in organized religion - I dealt with them hand in hand, and a whole bunch of Catholic priests tried to molest me. Telling me I was gay and I should go home with them and stuff." - Jonathan Davis

"I got everything I need right here with me. I got air in my lungs, a few blank sheets of paper. I mean, I love waking up in the morning not knowing what's gonna happen or, who I'm gonna meet, where I'm gonna wind up. Just the other night I was sleeping under a bridge and now here I am on the grandest ship in the world having champagne with you fine people. I figure life's a gift and I don't intend on wasting it. You don't know what hand you're gonna get dealt next. You learn to take life as it comes at you to make each day count" - Leonardo Dicaprio

"The fact is that you can be a Nazi living in a little trailer in the middle of Montana and as awful as everything you stand for is, you're basically an angry guy in a shack. Scientology, on the other hand, is a multi-billion dollar institution with tentacles that reach into lots of countries. I don't think it's as powerful as many people think it is, but compared to the sorts of people I've dealt with, it is a force to be reckoned with. It has global influence and very very deep pockets." - Louis Theroux

"Sometimes I wonder how you can stand being just a dog..." "You play with the cards you're dealt... Whatever that means." - Charles M Schulz

"Our fate is matched by the total freedom we have to react to our fate. It is as if we were dealt a hand of card. Once we have them, we are free to play them as we choose." - Thomas Sowell

"Lil had always believed that a person's duty was to make the best of the hand they were dealt. No use wondering what might have been, she used to say, all that matters is what is." - Kate Morton

"The reason I'm patriotic about Scotland is because I think it's been dealt a really hard hand. It's marketed the world over as . . . haggis . . . bagpipes. But no one ever puts anything back into it." - Alexander Mcqueen

"We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the hand. If I do' seem as depressed or morose as I should be, sorry to disappoint you." - Randy Pausch

"As in a game of cards, so in the game of life, we must play what is dealt to us, and the glory consists, not so much in winning as in playing a poor hand well." - Josh Billings

"I figure life's a gift and I don't intend on wasting it. You don't know what hand your gonna get dealt next. You learn to take life as it comes at you.. to make each day count." - Leonardo Dicaprio

"Society is like this card game here, cousin. We got dealt our hand before we were even born, and as we grow we have to play as best as we can." - Louise Erdrich

"Sometimes there are those that have been dealt a bad hand at life and are dealing with some heavy issues. The least I can do is try to brighten a persons day." - Jackson Harris

"We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the hand. If I don't seem as depressed or morose as I should be, I'm sorry to disappoint you." - Randy Pausch

"There is no circumstance that He can't change, no hand dealt to you with which He can't win, and no mistake so bad or sin so great that He can't fully restore you!" - Kris Vallotton

"Just because we've been dealt a certain hand, it doesn't mean that we can't choose to rise above - to conquer the boundaries of a destiny that none of us wanted. To try to retain whatever essential humanity we can." - Stephenie Meyer

"It's tempting to wish for the perfect boss, the perfect parent, or the perfect outfit. But maybe the best any of us can do is not to quit, play the hand we've been dealt, and accessorize what we've got." - Candace Bushnell

"But give me more credit than that. Someone else may have dealt the hand, but I picked it up off the table, I played every card, and I had my reasons." - Tana French

"We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the hand. If I don't seem as depressed or morose as I should be, sorry to disappoint you." - Randy Pausch

"Occasionally if I look back at something I've written I'll find one of those that I don't understand, but that's a bad thing - the unconscious has dealt me a bad hand." - William Gibson

"When we see people that are impoverished and people who are dealt an unfair hand, then if we have the power to help them, we should try to do that." - John Legend

"We're all dealt with the same hand here, so to speak. I feel like I've had it a lot better than most people. I've had the opportunity to travel and play music all my life." - Levon Helm

"In life you can be dealt a winning hand of cards and you can find a way to lose, and you can be dealt a losing hand and find a way to win. True in art and true in life: you pretty much make your own destiny. If you are by nature an optimistic person, which I am, that puts you in a better position to be lucky in life." - Chuck Close

"Artwork is not thought up in consciousness and then, as a separate phase, executed by the hand. The hand surprises us creates and solves problems on its own. Often, enigmas that baffle our brains are dealt with easily, unconsciously, by the hand." - Stephen Nachmanovitch

"You can't live your life blaming your failures on your parents and what they did or didn't do for you. You're dealt the cards that you're dealt. I realised it was a waste of time to be angry at my parents and feel sorry for myself." - Drew Barrymore

"Take my hand when you are worried Take my hand when you're alone Take my hand and let me guide you Take my hand to lead you home." - Ben Harper

"You're supposed to have one hand up and one hand down. As you're trying to going up, you're trying to pull someone up at the same time." - Bill Murray

"Fang snorted in disbelief. "On one hand, we have a mythical nice family that wants to adopt me. On the other, we have a gang of insane scientists desperate to do genetic experiments on innocent children. Guess which hand I get dealt?" - James Patterson

"There's an old Ritadarion saying. You're never more alive than when you walk hand in hand with death. (Syn)" - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"There's an old Ritadarion saying. You're never more alive than when you walk hand in hand with death. (Syn)" - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"You take the cards you're dealt. I'm now ferociously healthy in body and mind. You couldn't pay me to go near a psychiatrist again. Stopping seeing them was my first step to getting well" - Margot Kidder

"I dealt with people with diverse political views. If you find people who are your political opponents, and talk to them for an hour, chances are you're going to like them, and they're not full of hate." - Cass Sunstein

"I just feel that no matter what comes in a career - and mine has been all over the map - you must stay at the table, pick up the cards you're dealt and play them." - Frank Langella

"You take the cards you're dealt. I'm now ferociously healthy in body and mind. You couldn't pay me to go near a psychiatrist again. Stopping seeing them was my first step to getting well." - Margot Kidder

"I don't carry any early childhood trauma around with me, if that's what you're hinting at. The story of the bicycles - and there were three of them which were stolen from me - I've dealt with it well." - Angela Merkel

"I think it would be fair to say that most female dancers have dealt with, whether it's an extreme, or minor complex in eating disorders. So the first thing I would say to girls who are feeling that way is you're not alone. You're far from alone. You're the majority. There's absolutely nothing wrong with what you're feeling." - Amanda Schull

"In my life, I've dealt with tragedy." - Leona Lewis

"Enlightenment writer and philosopher Voltaire likened life to a game of cards. Players must accept the cards dealt to them. However, once they have those cards in hand, they alone choose how they will play them. They decide what risks and actions to take." - John C Maxwell

"It's tempting to wish for the perfect boss, the perfect parent, or the perfect outfit. But maybe the best any of us can do is not to quit, play the hand we"ve been dealt, and accessorize what we"ve got." - Candace Bushnell

"Nothing is easy, and life can be extremely tough, but there's always a yin to the yang, so to speak. It's up to you to seek it out, embrace it, and live happily ever after. No matter how bad the hand you've been dealt may seem, there's always a way to play it." - Alex Gaskarth

"but you see, just because we've been...dealt a certain hand...it doesn't mean we can't choose to rise above- to conquer the boundaries of a destiny that none of us wanted. to try to retain whatever essential humanity we can." - Stephenie Meyer

"I've had a pretty amazing life, a good life, and God knows I'm thankful, but I do believe that after 30, stop whining! Everybody's dealt a hand, and it's not fair what you get. But you've got to deal with it." - John Waters

"There are good people who are dealt a bad hand by fate, and bad people who live long, comfortable, privileged lives. A small twist of fate can save or end a life; random chance is a permanent, powerful player in each of our lives, and in human history as well." - Jeff Greenfield

"Writing checks to the IRS that include strings of zeros does not bother me ... Overall, we feel extraordinarily lucky to have been dealt a hand in life that enables us to write large checks to the government rather than one requiring the government to regularly write checks to us-say, because we are disabled or unemployed." - Warren Buffett

"The simplest way to say it is that I think we're all dealt these cards in life, but the cards in and of themselves don't read one way or the other. It's up to you to home in and cultivate whatever you've got in your hand." - Pharrell Williams

"Holding her hand in public is just another way of saying you're proud to have her." - Drake

"You can't have problems with hand movement, if you're going to be a good putter." - Donald Trump

"If you're lookin' for a helpin' hand, try the one at the end of your arm." - Kinky Friedman

"You reach out your hand, but you're all alone, in those time passages." - Al Stewart

"Never reach out your hand unless you're willing to extend an arm." - Pope Paul Vi

"Light matters should be dealt with seriously. Serious matters should be dealt with lightly." - Yamamoto Tsunetomo

"But when you are being physically and psychologically tortured, it is difficult to remove yourself from the pressingness of the moment at hand. Here's how I dealt with bullying: I cried, I hated myself, I hated my life. I didn't deal with it, I survived it, but I never dealt with it. So here are two tips from someone with lots of experience. 1: It's not about you, it has nothing to do with you, it's about the assholes doing it to you. 2: Your job is not to deal with it, your job is to survive it, which you CAN do because it WILL end. And then yes, it will get better." - Hank Green

"When you're given a newspaper column, you're not being paid to sit on a fence and scratch your chin and say 'On the one hand this' and 'On the other hand that.' You're getting paid for your opinion." - Carl Hiaasen

"I'm one of those people that if you're told that if you put your hand in the fire, you'll burn your hand, I won't listen." - Devendra Banhart

"Passion and purpose go hand in hand. When you discover your purpose, you will normally find it's something you're tremendously passionate about." - Steve Pavlina

"When you work with chains or any kind of weapons, or just when you're using hand-to-hand combat, you are going to get hurt" - Lucy Liu

"Drugs and sex go hand in hand when you're a rock and roll musician. Whereas if I were a violinist, it might be a little different." - Slash

"When you work with chains or any kind of weapons, or just when you're using hand-to-hand combat, you are going to get hurt." - Lucy Liu

"Having enough money has to go hand in hand with living in a way that you're not being a slave to your possessions." - Patton Oswalt

"I keep living life as it's dealt to me. Sometimes, it's not dealt 100 percent. Sometimes it's dealt on the low '30s." - Bobby Womack

"Piper gripped his hand and followed him, "If I fall, you're catching me." "Uh, sure." Jason hoped he wasn't blushing. Leo stepped out next. "You're catching me, too, Superman. But I ain't holding your hand." - Rick Riordan

"Piper gripped his hand and followed him, "If I fall, you're catching me." "Uh, sure." Jason hoped he was' blushing. Leo stepped out next. "You're catching me, too, Superman. But I ai' holding your hand." - Rick Riordan

"With slide guitar, you're just hanging this piece of glass on your hand. It's a really beautiful instrument in that it's so responsive, you're just slipping your hand back and forth." - Bonnie Raitt

"Looking good and feeling good go hand in hand. If you have a healthy lifestyle, your diet and nutrition are set, and you're working out, you're going to feel good." - Jason Statham

"And if there's anyone out here tonight that doesn't feel beautiful enough, or doesn't feel worthy enought... You're wrong. Because you guys are all so incredible. And if you're dealing with any of the issues that I've dealt with, don't be afraid to speak up, because someone will be there for you. And if you think, you're alone, put on my music, because I'm going to be there for you" - Demi Lovato

"You are an American, so you're hurt that other American citizens have been hurt, but you end up having to shoulder the shame for something that you don't even believe. There's a lot of years where Muslims have dealt with having to make themselves very small and not disrupt the flow and not - make sure that you're not noticed because, you know, deep down inside people are not really excited that you're around ." - Mahershala Ali

"Mothers are not the nameless, faceless stereotypes who appear once a year on a greeting card with their virtues set to prose, but women who have been dealt a hand for life and play each card one at a time the best way they know how. No mother is all good or all bad, all laughing or all serious, all loving or all angry. Ambivalence rushes through their veins." - Erma Bombeck

"For Isildur would not surrender it to Elrond and Cirdan who stood by. They counselled him to cast it into the fire of Orodruin night at hand... But Isildur refused this counsel, saying: 'This I will have as weregild for my father's death, and my brother's. Was it not I that dealt the Enemy his death-blow?' And the Ring that he held seemed to him exceedingly fair to look on; and he would not suffer it to be destroyed." - J R R Tolkien

"Life is full of luck, like getting dealt a good hand, or simply by being in the right place at the right time. Some people get luck handed to them, a second chance, a save. It can happen heroically, or by a simple coincidence , but there are those who don't get luck on a shiny platter, who end up in the wrong place at the wrong time, who don't get saved." - Jessica Sorensen

"Life is full of luck, like getting dealt a good hand, or simply by being in the right place at the right time. Some people get luck handed to them, a second chance, a save. It can happen heroically, or by a simple coincidence , but there are those who don't get luck on a shiny platter, who end up in the wrong place at the wrong time, who don't get saved." - Jessica Sorensen

"Life is full of luck, like getting dealt a good hand, or simply by being in the right place at the right time. Some people get luck handed to them, a second chance, a save. It can happen heroically, or by a simple coincidence , but there are those who do' get luck on a shiny platter, who end up in the wrong place at the wrong time, who do' get saved." - Jessica Sorensen

"I'm Kan, the Louis Vouitton don / Bought my mom purse, now she Louis Vuitton mom / I didn't play the hand I was dealt I changed my cards / I prayed to the skies and I changed my stars / I went to the malls and I balled too hard / Oh My God is that a Black card / I turned around and replied why yes, but I prefer the term African American Express" - Kanye West

"...People need to ask, "How do I play the hand that has been dealt me?" The world is not going to give you extra return just because you want it. You have to be very shrewd and hard working to get a little extra. It's so much easier to reduce your wants. There are a lot of smart people and a lot of them cheat, so it's not easy to win." - Charlie Munger

"Industry executives and analysts often mistakenly talk about strategy as if it were some kind of chess match. But in chess, you have just two opponents, each with identical resources, and with luck playing a minimal role. The real world is much more like a poker game, with multiple players trying to make the best of whatever hand fortune has dealt them. In our industry, Bill Gates owns the table until someone proves otherwise." - David Moschella

"Don't ever squeeze a fighter's hand, man. You're doing good just to lay your eyes on me" - Muhammad Ali

"Well, freedom is wonderful. On the other hand, if you're dead, it's a tremendous drawback to your sex life." - Woody Allen

"When you're dealing with clay animation, people forget that every single set is built to scale and by hand." - Jeffrey Katzenberg

"Hold a book in your hand and you're a pilgrim at the gates of a new city." - Anne Michaels

"You need help when you're starting out. On the other hand, some people are very naturalistic to begin with." - David Naughton

"Trust me. Sometimes God comes down and puts his hand on you if you're too big in your thoughts." - Joe Frazier

"I know that you're better off making your own products, not just waiting for someone to hand you something." - Michael Winslow

"Focus on what you know you can do. Know what you're capable of on any given day, and what you can count on. Do the simple things well, and then use the confidence to build up the rest of your game. Learn to differentiate between what is truly important and what can be dealt with at another time." - Mia Hamm

"When you're "East Coast" person, you are so insufferable, and you have no idea. And I was. One, because I was miserable, and nobody liked to be around a miserable person, and two, everything that I thought was so profound, everyone had already dealt with." - Mindy Kaling

"You don't have a right to the cards you believe you should have been dealt with. You have an obligation to play the hell out of the ones you're holding and my dear one, you and I have been granted a mighty generous one." - Cheryl Strayed

"You do' have a right to the cards you believe you should have been dealt with. You have an obligation to play the hell out of the ones you're holding and my dear one, you and I have been granted a mighty generous one." - Cheryl Strayed

"This show [Jessica Jones] was exploring the aftermath, and that is unique. You're sitting there going, "I know what happens. This is the aftermath." You watch her daily life and how she dealt with people, like new prospects for love or friends that were close to her, but she didn't know if she could trust them or if they were enemies." - Mike Colter

"There are different ways that kids who are gay take on the rejection and alienation they feel. The way I dealt with it was to say, 'You know what? You're imposing judgments on me and condemnations, but I don't accept them. I'm going to instead turn the light on you and see what your flaws are and impose the same judgmental standards on you.'" - Glenn Greenwald

"I've dealt with losing close ones before, and I've been around friends that have lost friends at a young age. I think it's important to think about - not necessarily death, but about life and think about where you're going and how you want to be remembered and the legacy you want to leave." - Scotty Mccreery

"One of the things that Teller and I are obsessed with, one of the reasons that we're in magic, is the difference between fantasy and reality. That is the subject that, if you have a brain in your head, is always dealt with in magic. The smarter the tricks you're doing, the more that' s an important thing." - Penn Jillette

"Even though sometimes you feel like you're hand cuffed you're really not because it really takes skill to play the music properly." - Eric Hernandez

"On the Disc the gods dealt severely with atheists." - Terry Pratchett

"No emergency was ever dealt with effectively by democratic process." - Ian Mcewan

"The future is better dealt with using assumptions than forecasts." - Russell L. Ackoff

"Some people get dealt all the aces in life." - Anne Mallory

"Deep-seated are the wounds dealt in civil brawls." - Lucan

"Before the cards that one is dealt by life are the cards that fate has dealt: one's family." - Gore Vidal

"Hopefully if you create something fine, people will relate to it, so you're communicating with people, and you're not in a void. On the other hand, because you're always creating and transforming, art always separates you - always." - Patti Smith

"There is no greater blessing than a family hand that lifts you from a fall; but there is not lower curse than a family hand that strikes you when you're down." - Wes Fesler

"Andrea raised her hand. "This is the hand that slapped Aunt B." "Maybe you should have it gold-plated." "Here, you can touch it, since you're my best friend." - Ilona Andrews

"You know, in the horror movie you kill the monster, and the hand re-emerges. And if you're not looking, the hand grows back and then the monster's there again. That cannot be allowed to happen." - Rudy Giuliani

"Della was my go all in. She was my winning hand. You can't play when you go all in and lose. I'm out." "No, you're not. This hand ain't over yet," Rush said." - Abbi Glines

"Andrea raised her hand. "This is the hand that slapped Aunt B." "Maybe you should have it gold-plated." "Here, you can touch it, since you're my best friend." - Ilona Andrews

"You can't turn back technology and you can't turn back authoritarianism. You can't have one hand in the dirt and one hand in the crystal clear water and say that you're clean. That's just the way it is." - El-P

"Sometimes it can be really exciting, but I avoid the blank page now. What I do is hand write everything. When you're hand writing, there's never a blank page, really. There's so much you can do with that." - Gerard Way

"On the one hand, there is no reason that a black person needs to live a portion of his or her life being concerned about the people of color around him. On the other hand, if you don't you're crazy." - Henry Hampton

"To her- Hand in hand we come Christopher Robin and I To lay this book in your lap. Say you're surprised? Say you like it? Say it's just what you wanted? Because it's yours- because we love you." - A A Milne

"On the other hand, and let's face it, there's always another hand, unless you're a Saudi Arabian shoplifter of course, hurt feelings can be quite traumatic. I've heard that it can take seconds, sometimes even minutes, to get over it." - Pat Condell

"I had a very blessed journey with the upbringing I had. When you're working on sets as a stuntman, you have a firsthand account of the dynamics between actors and directors, because you're working hand in hand with them. You're not sitting outside the process watching. You become part of the process. You also see your tradecraft and see how movies are made." - Ric Roman Waugh

"The states is where resistance is opposition to Obamacare is taking place. The states is where tax reform is taking place, starting. The states is where whatever opposition to the latest crisis of the day is, be it health care, immigration, or guns. The states - the majority of which have Republican governors - are where this is all being dealt with, and you're not hearing about it. They don't get a lot of press coverage, but that's where this is happening." - Rush Limbaugh

"There's traditionally been two different ways of seeing addiction. Either it's a sin and you're a horrible bad person and you are just choosing to be hedonist or it's a chronic progressive disease. And while I certainly believe addiction is a medical problem that should be dealt with by the health system, the way we've conceptualized addiction as a disease is not actually accurate, and it has unfortunately become stigmatizing and it's also created a lot of hopelessness in a lot of people." - Maia Szalavitz

"I'm lucky enough to maintain a lustrous head of hair, like my father did, while both my brothers are bald. But I also have a perennially bad back - a familial bequest they've avoided. I guess you just have to manage the cards you're dealt. And I met my wife while I was in traction, so you've got to bear the cloud-silver-lining thing in mind." - Kyle Maclachlan



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