“My life was narrated for me by others. Their voices were forceful, emphatic, absolute. It had never occurred to me that my voice might be as strong as theirs.”
“A person can learn a lot from a dog, even a loopy one like ours. Marley taught me about living each day with unbridled exuberance and joy, about seizing the moment and following your heart."
“Forgive me, I'm being a bit crude and rude about this, but I can't make the reality prettier than it is: sad, grim, and funny all at once.”
“What's the point of having a voice if you're gonna be silent in those moments you shouldn't be?”