" You need to learn how to select your thoughts just the same way you select your clothes every day. This is a power you can cultivate. If you want to control things in your life so bad, work on the mind. That’s the only thing you should be trying to control. "
" I believe that reading and writing are the most nourishing forms of meditation anyone has so far found. By reading the writings of the most interesting minds in history, we meditate with our own minds and theirs as well. This to me is a miracle. "

Never has watching my own skating made me emotional. That is until I saw my performance of my free skate at regionals from a few weeks ago. I didn’t think it was possible, actually. I thought I only developed tears in my eyes from watching professionals, not lil old Annee. It’s so difficult for me to say that I’m proud of myself, but I can’t wait to see what else I’m capable of.

" It’s okay to live a life others don’t understand. "