“#9. You are better off without some people. When you have to start compromising yourself and your morals for the people around you, it’s probably time to change the people around you. If someone continuously mistreats you or pushes you in the wrong direction, have enough respect for yourself to walk away from them. It may hurt for a little while, but it’ll be ok. You’ll be ok, and far better off in the long run.”

(Source: http://www.marcandangel.com/2012/02/08/12-relationship-truths-we-often-forget/)


Update: I cleaned up my blog. I just brushed it up a little, and removed some broken links.

I should work on posting more doodles here.

Week 2

Instructor [Vance Kovacs] made a couple points that really sinks into me from our last class – We are living in a generation that is going through a [low-attention span culture], and how one must [take the time to look at one painting].

Notice the mark-makings, the lines, the shapes, all the values that formed it.

[Spend enough time with the painting]. Breathe it in. Absorb it. Look at it well.

It made me thought of what I was doing and what I have been doing. I ought [to slow down, stop, and look at things].