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The wish bone will never replace the backbone

Learning to let go should be learned before learning to get. Life should be touched, not strangled. You’ve got to relax, let it happen at times, and at others move forward with it.

—Ray Bradbury (via purplebuddhaproject)

The Buddhists say if you meet somebody and your heart pounds, your hands shake, your knees go weak, that’s not the one. When you meet your ‘soul mate’ you’ll feel calm. No anxiety, no agitation

—Monica Drake- Clown Girl  (via tropicalrainstorm)

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He looked at me like I was crazy. Most of my lovers do, and that’s partly why they love me, and partly why they leave.

—Jeanette Winterson  (via budddha)

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Don’t stop until you’re satisfied. You want an explanation? Ask. You want to be successful? Work. Don’t settle for results you don’t want. Don’t stop until you’re satisfied.

—(the best advice a teacher has ever given me)

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There is neither happiness nor misery in the world; there is only the comparison of one state with another, nothing more. He who has felt the deepest grief is best able to experience supreme happiness.

—Alexandre Dumas, The Count of Monte Cristo (via w-ildfires)

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What’s the worst thing I’ve stolen? Probably little pieces of other people’s lives. Where I’ve either wasted their time or hurt them in some way. That’s the worst thing you can steal, the time of other people. You just can’t get that back.

—(via forebidden)

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