Being Erica

Season 1 Episode 1

Dr. Tom

Aired Monday 9:00 PM Jan 05, 2009 on CBC



  • Trivia

    • Quotes Dr. Tom uses in this episode:
      Pressure makes diamonds. - General George S. Patton
      In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity. - Albert Einstein
      Do not weep; do not wax indignant. Understand. - Baruch Spinoza
      The life which is unexamined is not worth living. - Plato (paraphrased)
      We learn to do something by doing it. There is no other way. - John Halt
      Curiosity does, no less than devotion, pilgrims make. - Abraham Cowley
      There is a crack in everything, that's how the light gets in. - Leonard Cohen
      The most exhausting thing in life is being insincere. - Anne Morrow Lindbergh
      No party is fun, unless seasoned with folly. - Desiderius Erasmus (paraphrased)
      It takes a lot of courage to grow up and be who you really are. - EE Cummings (paraphrased)
      Those that fail to learn from the past are doomed to repeat it. - Winston Churchill (paraphrased)
      If life's journey be endless, where is its goal? The answer is, it is everywhere. - Rabindranath Tagore
      Your parents will mess you up. They don't mean to, but they do it anyway. - Philip Larkin (paraphrased)
      Learn to be what you are, and learn to resign with good grace all that you are not. - Henry Frederick Emile (paraphrased)