...to write a coherent post today (unless you really want to hear me bitch about a bunch of stupid, random crap that you won't care about anyway), but I will offer the following:
"Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great."
~ Mark Twain
And because I'm doing this new thing where I'm trying to phrase things in a positive manner (don't freak out...I don't think there is any danger of me turning into Ms. Mary Sunshine):
I am lucky that I get to spend so much time around people who are really great and not small.