There are some things that are said to you that just stick with you. They just ring so true. And they serve as such good advice - in that moment and in to the future.
"We can help a person to be himself by our own willingness to steep ourselves temporarily in his world, in his private feelings and experiences. By our affirmation of the person as he is, we give him support and strength to take the next step in his own growth." -Clark Moustakas