1. Don’t Let Physical Impairments Define You. (Quincy has asthma, is totally blind in his right eye and has 30% vision in his left. He's already lost one of his nine lives.)
2. Do Something Weird or Ridiculous When the Spirit Moves You: It Will Disarm Those Who Mean You Harm.
3. Love Your Brother as You Love Yourself.
Samson and Quincy
4. Let It All Hang Out. Everyone needs a good airing sometimes.
5. Fight for What You Believe In. (In response to Zuma's open call for Trayvon Martin)
Me and and Angry Quincy in Shared Hoodie
6. Nap to Recharge the Batteries.
7. Be Open to Friends of Other Species.
8. Get Plenty of Fresh Air. It’s good for the temperament.
9. Share Your Food, Toys and Whatever Else You Have.
10. Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff. Life is too short.
Text as spoken by Quincy. All photos by Erica K except for hoodie photo which was taken by Erica K's husband.