Rainn Wilson Quotes That Really Resonated With Me After Listening to 'Bassoon King' Part 1

I mean if the 'Foreword by Dwight Schrute' isn't enough to convince you to pick up a copy, I don't know what will. Thanks to @Nicholas for this suggestion. | This was transcribed as how I heard them. :)
  1. "I wanna thank the stars of our galaxy for reminding us of how small and significant we are."
    (for my) Existential Crisis
  2. "Because I was so young, my memories pop like technicolor acid dream post cards spliced and pasted together, flickering in a mental strobe light."
    Childhood
  3. "As difficult as I'm sure it was, I'm grateful for the experience and will treasure the mystery, danger, and romance of living in such a remote forgotten loco place."
    Childhood
  4. "I think of the sadness of their souls..both of them sighing..and looking out under the dramatic Nicaraguan sky in a separate shared moment, knowing in their hearts of hearts that they did not belong together."
    Parents
  5. "All I can say, from personal experience, is that staying together for the children is a terrible idea."
    Parents
  6. "..the kids of the world deserve parents who are living vital, connected, passionate lives in partnership with a supportive mate."
    Parents and Children
  7. "I'm floored by the idea that love is both intention and action."
    Love
  8. "My past and future collided, imploded, and exploded over the course of one 3-minute period of time."
    Crossroads
  9. "We can all boil down our lives into a handful of specific moments, I believe -- crossroads, a thin beam of light through a pinhold in the side of a shoe box where time stands still."
    Crossroads
  10. "Teachers can make such a profound impact on our lives and should be honored as heroes. Many of us owe who we are to certain teachers who appeared at just the right time, in the right place, and had just the right words to say to propel us in our journey."
    Crossroads | Teachers
  11. "There was an experience of timelessness, nostalgia, eternity, and peace. It was one of those perfect transcendent magical moments we live for."
    Surreal
  12. "Sometimes the people you need come into your lives at just the right time."
    Crossroads
  13. "So many things occur in the course of our lives that upon reflection feel like they were meant to happen."
    Surreal
  14. "Simply being and listening can be riveting if the internal life is fully fleshed out."
    In The Moment
  15. "I was terrified, lost. Like most moments of intense personal tragedy, it was both heartbreaking and a little bit ridiculous."
    Crossroads