And though some of this is involuntary and tragic — the number of refugees in the world, which came to just 2.5 million in 1970, is now at least 27.4 million.
I chose this quote because it made me think about how lucky I am for everything I have in my life. My great friends, my loving family, and my amazing school. A lot of the time I think that’s all a given, but when I read that it resonated with me, and made me want to just help people and not just if when we go to Guatemala but in everyday life. I think this because there is already so much hate and tradgeity in the world why add to it.