"[The rate that student debtors will have to pay on their loans] is nine times higher than the rate at which the government loans money to the big banks. … Why should the big banks get a nearly-free ride while people trying to get an education pay nine times more? It isn’t right."
"It’s a terrible thing, I think, in life to wait until you’re ready. I have this feeling now that actually no one is ever ready to do anything. There is almost no such thing as ready. There is only now. And you may as well do it now. Generally speaking, now is as good a time as any."
"Be brave. Take risks. Nothing can substitute experience."
Paulo Coelho (via travel-quotes)
I guess this is how I justify spending the money I should have saved in Asia on trips I decided to take around Asia.