What we call the beginning is often the end. 
And to make an end is to make a beginning. 
The end is where we start from.
-T.S. Eliot
 All human beings have three lives: public, private, and secret.
-Gabriel Garcia Marquez
 I thought such awful thoughts that I cannot even say them out loud
because they would make Jesus want to drink gin straight out of the cat dish.
-Anne Lamott

After your death, you will be what you were before your birth.
-Arthur Schopenhauer

Thank you, Jen Matlack, for the gift of these lovely flowers.