Ariana Grande manager Scooter Braun reflects on Manchester: ‘I choose to live rather than be afraid’

Late Wednesday, two days after a suicide bomber killed 22 people and injured 59 outside Ariana Grande's concert in Manchester, her manager Scooter Braun posted a series of emotional notes on his Twitter account reflecting on the tragedy.

"Tonight I got home and took my parents out to dinner," he wrote. "Korean bbq. We drank and ate and laughed with the tables next to us. I experienced joy for the first time in days. And I remembered...we are free. We are all different but we are free to enjoy each other's company.I will honor those that are lost by living each day full: Full of fun, full of laughter, full of joy. I welcome the differences of my neighbor.

"The wish of terrorism is to take away that feeling of freedom and joy," he continued. "No. That is my answer. No. We can't allow it. Fear cannot rule the day.More people die each year from car crashes then terrorism. Yet I will get in my car. I will choose to live then to be afraid. So... Manchester I stand with you. Jakarta I stand with you. Children of Syria, I stand with you. We will honor you by not giving in to the darkness.

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NEW YORK - OCTOBER 30: Actress Ariana Grande from '13' A new musical' visits Planet Hollywood Times Square on October 30, 2008 in New York City. (Photo by Joe Corrigan/Getty Images) (Photo by Joe Corrigan/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 30: Actress Ariana Grande arrives at the AFI FEST 2009 Opening Night Gala Screening of 20th Century Fox's 'Fantastic Mr. Fox' at the The Grauman�s Chinese Theatre on October 30, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD - NOVEMBER 28: Actor Paul McGill and singer Ariana Grande speak at Hollywood & Highland Center and One Heartland's 'Holiday of Hope' tree lighting celebration on November 28, 2009 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
SANTA MONICA, CA - MARCH 14: Acrtess Ariana Grande (L) attends the Make-A-Wish Foundation's Day of Fun hosted by Kevin & Steffiana James held at Santa Monica Pier on March 14, 2010 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Charley Gallay/Getty Images for Kevin & Steffiana James)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 27: Actress Ariana Grande arrives at Nickelodeon's 23rd Annual Kid's Choice Awards held at UCLA's Pauley Pavilion on March 27, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images)
NEW YORK - APRIL 21: Actress Ariana Grande attends the 2010 Tribeca Film Festival opening night premiere of 'Shrek Forever After' at the Ziegfeld Theatre on April 21, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images For Tribeca Film Festival)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 13: Ariana Grande participates at the Oopsy daisy Art Booth at Elisabeth Glaser Pediatric Aids Carnival at Wadsworth Theater on June 13, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Getty Images for Oopsy daisy)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 13: Ariana Grande attends the Malan Breton Spring 2012 fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at The Studio at Lincoln Center on September 13, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week)
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 23: Ariana Grande from the cast of Nickelodeon's 'Victorious' visit Duke Ellington School of the Arts on September 23, 2011 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images for Nickelodeon)
Ariana Grande attends Nickelodeon's celebration of the 8th Annual Worldwide Day of Play at The W Hotel on September 23, 2011 in Washington, DC.
LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 26: Actress/singer Ariana Grande attends Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment's 'Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked' Blu-ray and DVD release party at El Rey Theatre on March 26, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 03: Actress/singer Ariana Grande attends KIIS FM's 2012 Jingle Ball at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on December 3, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 26: Actress/singer Ariana Grande performs Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment's 'Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked' Blu-ray and DVD release party at El Rey Theatre on March 26, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 19: Actress/singer Ariana Grande arrives at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 19, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 04: Actress Ariana Grande attends the 10th annual Style Awards during Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 at Lincoln Center on September 4, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week)
LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 24: Singer Ariana Grande performs onstage during the 2013 American Music Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on November 24, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
DALLAS, TX - DECEMBER 02: Recording artist Ariana Grande poses backstage at 106.1 KISS FM’s Jingle Ball 2013 American Airlines Center on December 2, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Gary Miller/Getty Images for Clear Channel)
SUNRISE, FL - DECEMBER 20: Ariana Grande attends Y100’s Jingle Ball 2013 Presented by Jam Audio Collection at BB&T Center on December 20, 2013 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for Clear Channel)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 29: Actress/singer Ariana Grande attends Nickelodeon's 27th Annual Kids' Choice Awards held at USC Galen Center on March 29, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 01: Singer Ariana Grande performs onstage during the 2014 iHeartRadio Music Awards held at The Shrine Auditorium on May 1, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. iHeartRadio Music Awards are being broadcast live on NBC. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Clear Channel)
LAKE BUENA VISTA, FL - JUNE 24: In this handout photo provided by Disney Parks, singer Ariana Grande gives Mickey Mouse a kiss in front of Cinderella Castle in the Magic Kingdom June 24, 2014 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. Grande is celebrating her 21st birthday with dozens of family and friends at Walt Disney World. (Photo by Chloe Rice/Disney Parks via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 29: Ariana Grande performs on NBC's 'Today' at the NBC's TODAY Show on August 29, 2014 in New York, New York. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 24: Singer/songwriter Ariana Grande performs onstage during CBS Radio's We Can Survive at the Hollywood Bowl (presented by 5 Hour Energy) on October 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for CBS Radio Inc.)
GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - NOVEMBER 09: Singer Ariana Grande attends the MTV EMA's 2014 at The Hydro on November 9, 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Tristan Fewings/Getty Images for MTV)
ST PAUL, MN - DECEMBER 08: Recording artist Ariana Grande performs onstage at 101.3 KDWB's Jingle Ball 2014 presented by Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park and Allstate at Xcel Energy Center on December 8, 2014 in St Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Daniel Boczarski/Getty Images for iHeartMedia)
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 08: Recording Artist Ariana Grande attends The 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards at the STAPLES Center on February 8, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NARAS)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 15: Singer Ariana Grande performs during the 2015 NBA All-Star Game at Madison Square Garden on February 15, 2015 in New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 20: Ariana Grande performs onstage at Madison Square Garden on March 20, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 16: Singer Ariana Grande performs at Ariana Grande 'ARI By Ariana Grande' Fragrance Launch Macys Herald Square on September 16, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/FilmMagic)
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"So if you think you scared us...if you think your cowardice act made us change how we live...sorry. All you did was make us appreciate every day. With extraordinary evil we must fight with extraordinary greatness. Fight on. Goodnight world. Tomorrow I live full. I will honor all of you by laughing loving and living. Living full for every wonderful, innocent child whose life was taken too soon.

"Am I angry? Hell yes. But how will we respond? With everything you think you took from us... love and joy and life!"

Grande, who is in Florida with her family, cancelled seven dates on her European tour, which will resume on June 7 in Paris and continue to South America and Asia.

Braun, 35, also manages Justin Bieber and co-manages Kanye West and is the founder of SB Projects.

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wishing I could give my friend @arianagrande a great big hug right now... love love love you .... so sorry you had to be apart of such a tragic event! my most sincere condolences to anyone and everyone affected by this horrific attack! all I can do is send as much HOPE & PEACE your way! This MUST end! No more war .... no more innocent lives taken .... L-O-V-E 💙❤️💜💚💛 @happyhippiefdn
broken. from the bottom of my heart, i am so so sorry. i don't have words.
Praying for the beautiful souls we lost, their families and loved ones, for the survivors who will forever be impacted by this #Manchester
#Manchester has always been so close to my heart! These are innocent vulnerable kids, this could've been any of us! I'm devastated!
I can't imagine the fear and agony these parents must be going through searching for their kids 💔
Up early & ready about what happened in Manchester. This is truly so senseless & heart breaking. My heart goes out to everyone involved
So heartbroken to hear of the nightmare that came true last night in Manchester. Sending love light and prayers to everyone affected.
Can't stop thinking about the joy of going to your 1st concert. Bravery & hope. All violence is tragic. This is impossible to shake.
God bless everyone who was at Ariana's concert! My prayers are with you all and poor sweet Ariana! This is heartbreaking 💔
My thoughts, prayers and tears for all those affected by the Manchester tragedy tonight. I'm sending all my love.
MY PRAYERS GO OUT TO PPL OF MANCHESTER…HAD SPECIAL TIMES THERE FROM YOUTH & BEYOND
I'm heartbroken over what happened in Manchester tonight. Sending love to everyone involved. H
Absolutely Horrendous what happened in Manchester tonight. My thoughts are with the great people of Manchester and also Ari and her team xx
To see what has happened in Manchester makes me really sad. My thoughts are with those that are experiencing such tragedy at this time x
Sending prayers to the people of Manchester. I'm heartbroken for the lives lost and all the families suffering right now
My heartfelt thoughts and prayers for all those effected by the tragedy in Manchester last night 🙏🏻 x VB… https://t.co/OLkb5elWtN
Heartbreaking news from Manchester. As a father & a human what has happened truly saddens me. My thoughts are with all of those that have been affected by this tragedy...
My thoughts and prayers are with the people of Manchester, any one affected, @ArianaGrande and the entire crew. Heartbreaking
Just woken up and seen the news. My heart and soul is broken for every single victim, and their families and friends. So painfully sad x
Wow wow wow I'm in disbelief. all of my prayers to Manchester.
The Rolling Stones are deeply shocked to hear of the appalling events in Manchester & send condolences to everyone affected by this tragedy.
My thoughts and prayers are with everyone effected by this horrible attack in Manchester. My heart is broken this morning.
My heart hurts for my sister, Ariana & every family affected by this tragic event in the U.K. Innocent lives lost. I'm so sorry to hear this
No words can describe how I feel about what happened in Manchester. I don't wanna believe that the world we live in could be so cruel.
Just saw the news about Manchester... Our hearts are breaking 💔 Prayers for all who attended, their families, Ari and her whole crew.
Praying for everyone at @ArianaGrande's show
My prayers are with you Manchester
Tearing up imagining innocent concert goers losing their lives.. praying for everyone and all #arianators. 🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼
💔Absolutely sickened & angered by this senseless, evil attack. Thoughts are with everybody effected. Such a disturbing time we live in 😔
I am truly so sorry about what has happened in Manchester tonight. Unthinkable events. All my love to the families affected.
My heart breaks for everyone who endured the terrifying attack at Ariana Grande's show in Manchester. I'm praying for everyone there...
Please God may those injured in Manchester recover and my heart is breaking for the families of those killed.
Sending love to those affected in Manchester.
Hoping we can all push to create a world where this isn't a reality, prayers to #Manchester
oh god.......my heart is breaking hearing about this tragedy that happened at Manchester arena tonight...
We're on tour a half mile away from explosion but SAFE! Insane world. Grab all the peace and love you can. Praying now. #Manchester
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