Whether I have them on stickies on my PC monitor, Tweeted them recently, repeat them to myself in my mind or have simply connected with the wisdom, there are certain quotes, phrases or sayings that have particular meaning and resonance for me these days. Here they are.

  • Let go or be dragged.
  • Wanna be right or you wanna be married?
  • Never underestimate others’ actions being motivated by feelings of inadequacy.
  • Don’t let great be the enemy of good.
  • You can bury your emotions, but you bury them alive!
  • The only way past difficult emotions in through them.
  • Don’t compare your insides with others’ outsides.
  • Don’t let a terminal diagnosis from your doctor get you to start living and appreciating every moment. Do it now.
  • It is almost never about ‘me’. It is almost never about ‘Jason OConnor’.
  • I’m too old to know everything.
  • When you fight with reality, reality wins, but only 100% of the time.