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“Whoever said love is blind is dead wrong. Love is the only thing that lets us see each other with the remotest accuracy.”
“Experience has convinced me that life's patches of awfulness may be purposeful and, in the end, benevolent.”
“[On busyness:] ... you with your six-page to-do list and your life-devouring job and that 'will work for sleep' expression on your haunted little face.”
“[On therapy:] One of the first things I tell new clients is not to trust me. ... It's not that I'm pernicious or false — it's just that I'm fallible. If you trust me before trusting yourself, you'll rob us both of excellent counsel.”
Martha Beck, U.S. sociologist, life coach, writer
Full name: Martha Nibley Beck.