Katherine Mansfield — New Zealander Author born on October 14, 1888, died on January 09, 1923

Kathleen Mansfield Murry was a prominent New Zealand modernist short story writer who was born and brought up in colonial New Zealand and wrote under the pen name of Katherine Mansfield. At 19, Mansfield left New Zealand and settled in the United Kingdom, where she became a friend of modernist writers such as D.H. Lawrence and Virginia Woolf. In 1917 she was diagnosed with extrapulmonary tuberculosis, which led to her death at the age of 34... (wikipedia)

Could we change our attitude, we should not only see life differently, but life itself would come to be different.
Make it a rule of life never to regret and never to look back. Regret is an appalling waste of energy, you can't build on it it's only good for wallowing in.
It's a terrible thing to be alone - yes it is - it is - but don't lower your mask until you have another mask prepared beneath - as terrible as you like - but a mask.
I want to be all that I am capable of becoming.
What do you want most to do? That's what I have to keep asking myself, in the face of difficulties.