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The 35-Second Aha! Moment
Every Monday, we're rounding up the things, small and big, that make us stop and think. Today, we're inspired by...“Although I cannot move, and have to speak through a computer, in my mind I am free.”
-Theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking, who has lived with Lou Gehrig's Disease for 49 years.
"I was just saying, 'Man trust your speed. Trust your speed. Don't cut back. Don't cut back.'"
-Pittsburgh Steeler Willis McGahee, watching his teammate Demaryius Thomas run to the end zone in the longest overtime touchdown in football playoff history.
"I had the height of a supermodel, breasts that were naturally big and real, and a God-given shape. Why would I feel insecure about that?"
-Jennifer Hudson, on being a "big girl" in Hollywood.
"I thought yoga was fruity... I underestimated it. That yoga stuff is the bomb."
-A patient at the Santa Fe Recovery Center, where a holistic approach to addiction recovery includes yoga.
"You thought I didn't really notice. But I did. I wanted to high-five you."
-Store manager Kristen Wolfe, writing to a teenager who stuck up for his little brother in her store.
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