Proust Questionnaire: Olivia Kato ’19

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Proust Questionnaire: Olivia Kato ’19

Inés Eisenhour '19

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From her prolific baking to celebrity Quizlet moniker, wolfgirlk, Olivia Kato has made a definite impact on the ESJ community. Olivia is one of only two students applying to an international university, showcasing her open-minded desire to explore the world. I have been Olivia’s teammate for 6 years through crew, and she never fails to be supportive and entertaining. With unapologetic self-confidence, Olivia dances through life, and I cannot wait to see where that takes her.

  1. What is your idea of perfect happiness? That moment when you’re just going about your day and you smell something that reminds you of a country you have visited before.
  2. What is your greatest fear? That my life is a lie…
  3. What is the trait you most deplore in yourself? Apparently I take too long to answer these questions.
  4. What is the trait you most deplore in others? Lack of sense of humor.
  5. Which living person do you most admire? JK Rowling.
  6. What is your greatest extravagance? Gas.
  7. What is your current state of mind? Beyoncé.
  8. What do you consider the most overrated virtue? Love.
  9. On what occasion do you lie? This one.
  10. What do you most dislike about your appearance? My height.
  11. Which living person do you most despise? Donald Trump.
  12. What is the quality you most like in a man? I don’t like men.
  13. What is the quality you most like in a woman? Craziness.
  14. Which words or phrases do you most overuse? “Whip”.
  15. What or who is the greatest love of your life? Traveling.
  16. When and where were you happiest? 8th grade. Jordan.
  17. Which talent would you most like to have? The ability to convince everybody to give me money.
  18. If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be? My intelligence.
  19. What do you consider your greatest achievement? Learning Arabic.
  20. If you were to die and come back as a person or a thing, what would it be? A flying squirrel.
  21. Where would you most like to live? Salzburg.
  22. What is your most treasured possession? My self-confidence.
  23. What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery? Rape.
  24. What is your favorite occupation? A masseuse. 50 cents a minute.
  25. What is your most marked characteristic? The quickness of my mind.
  26. What do you most value in your friends? Humor.
  27. Who are your favorite writers? Wendy Mass and Charles Schultz.
  28. Who is your hero of fiction? Charles Schultz.
  29. Which historical figure do you most identify with? Lao Zi.
  30. Who are your heroes in real life? We are our own heroes.
  31. What are your favorite names? Killian and Vanderbilt.
  32. What is it that you most dislike? The incessant complaints from people who don’t receive cakes.
  33. What is your greatest regret? Not making people smile more.
  34. How would you like to die? On a TempurPedic mattress.
  35. What is your motto? “Nothing matters but knowing nothing matters, it’s just life, so keep dancing through.”