“In my younger and more vulnerable years my father gave me some advice that I’ve been turning over in my mind ever since. ‘Whenever you feel like criticizing any one,’ he told me, ‘just remember that all the people in this world haven’t had the advantages that you’ve had.'”
—The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
It started when I was alone. The burning sensation to know the world. So, I picked up a book and devoured it, pages, binding, glue, and all. Many years later, I found myself an English major.