"I’m more direct than I used to be. Life’s too short to suffer half-truths and inefficiencies. Be honest. Be open. It’s magic."
"[…] She recalls a childhood ballet class in which the teacher asked all of the little girls to be a cloud. As the others in class floated about, Kohan, by her own estimation ‘strange, depressive and chubby,’ decided she would be a storm cloud. ‘Everyone floated and I stomped,’ she says with a hearty laugh. ‘And it’s been a whole lifetime of stomping while everyone else is floating.’"