C’est le temps que tu as perdu pour ta rose qui fait ta rose si importante.
It is the time you have wasted for your rose that makes your rose so important.

– Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Le Petit Prince


words to live by

(especially while applying to grad school/planning the rest of your life)

“If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost. There is where they should be. Now put foundations under them.”
– Henry David Thoreau

“As for the future, your task is not to foresee it, but to enable it.”
– Antoine de Saint-Exupéry