"Create a life that feels good on the inside, not one that just looks good on the outside."
"You don’t pass or fail at being a person, dear."
She read about people she could never be, on adventures she would never have.
"Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better."
I met Zadie Smith tonight, and spent three hours taking in her wisdom. And somehow, when I met her, naturally I rambled at her about being a once upon a time Mormon because she brought up The Heathers. Not sure how the two connect, oh well. But ultimately, I met Zadie Smith tonight and was inspired, again and again.