“Young man, don’t ever waste marinated ice cubes.”
This cheerfully said to the waiter by a man at the table next to us while deftly removing his almost empty glass back off the clearing tray.
We laughed—inconspicuously, of course—and determined to remember that bit of sage advice.
When you hear something you want to remember, a brilliant idea shamelessly flings itself at you, you find an exceptional quote, or you read a particular turn of phrase that plucks at your heart strings, how do you capture it?
I use a moleskine—it’s with me wherever I go.
“Whatever you are not changing, you are choosing.”
– Laurie Buchanan
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