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    The Most Authentic

    "The most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love and to be greater than our suffering." - Ben Okri
    HayBail HayBail 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 10, 2013

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    Keepers Of The Dream~

    Keepers of the dream will come again and again, from what humble places we do not know, to struggle against the crushing odds, leaving behind no worldly kingdom, but only a gleam in the dark hills to show how high we may climb.Already there have been many heroes---woman and men...
    CrystalRainsPearls CrystalRainsPearls 41-45, F 5 Responses Apr 2, 2013

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    "I am thankful for all of those

    who said no to me it's because of them I did it myself. " -Albert Einstein
    acw012192 acw012192 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 20

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    Good Read

    Go placidly amidst the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender be on good terms with all persons. Speak your truth quietly and clearly; and listen to others, even the dull and the ignorant; they too have their story...
    westsideblues1 westsideblues1 41-45, F 3 Responses Jan 29, 2013

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    Every Heart

    "Every heart that has beat strongly and cheerfully has left a hopeful impulse behind it in the world, and bettered the tradition of mankind." - Robert Louis Stevenson
    HayBail HayBail 22-25, F Apr 10, 2013

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    I Feel Inspired By This Quote

    Limitations live only in our minds. But if we use our imaginations, our possibilities become limitless...
    ilovemyselfxxx ilovemyselfxxx 26-30, F 4 Responses Apr 26, 2010

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    acw012192 acw012192 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 15, 2013

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    A ship ought not to be held by one anchor,

    nor life by a single hope. Epiktet
    RickiChickie RickiChickie 46-50, F Mar 9

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    Thinking

    I love Plato... "Thinking: the talking of the soul with itself." - Plato
    HayBail HayBail 22-25, F Apr 10, 2013

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    I'D Like...

    "I'd like to one day be featured on a list of inspirational people who have made a difference in the world, whether it be helping underprivileged people or putting an end to the poaching of wildlife in Africa." - Candice Swanepoel
    HayBail HayBail 22-25, F Apr 11, 2013

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    Rumi

    The wound is the place where the light enters you.
    RickiChickie RickiChickie 46-50, F 3 Responses Nov 26, 2013

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    Simplify!

    Thoreau is one of the most inspirational people I have come across, I love what he said and I love what he said. One of my favourite quotes by Thoreau is- Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you've imagined. As you simplify your life, the laws of the...
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp 22-25, M 3 Responses Nov 11, 2012

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    Once I Knew

    "Once I knew only darkness and stillness... my life was without past or future... but a little word from the fingers of another fell into my hand that clutched at emptiness, and my heart leaped to the rapture of living." - Helen Keller
    HayBail HayBail 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 10, 2013

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    Why Am I Here?

    It's not what we once were that matters, or what we thought of ourselves before today. What really matters is that we know who we are now, and what we can accomplish. We are all greater than the sum of our emotions. Whatever our age, at some level we are all children. Never let...
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    Of All Human Activity

    "Of all human activities, man's listening to God is the supreme act of his reasoning and will." - Pope Paul VI
    HayBail HayBail 22-25, F Apr 10, 2013

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    Circumstances

    "Your present circumstances don't determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start." - Nido Qubein
    HayBail HayBail 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 8, 2013

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    A Human Being

    "A human being has so many skins inside, covering the depths of the heart. We know so many things, but we don't know ourselves! Why, thirty or forty skins or hides, as thick and hard as an ox's or bear's, cover the soul. Go into your own ground and learn to know yourself there...
    HayBail HayBail 22-25, F Apr 10, 2013

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    I Feel Inspired By This Quote

    “Dream as if you'll live forever, live as if you'll die today.” - James Dean
    BraveLittleBirdie BraveLittleBirdie 26-30, F Jul 6, 2013

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    Only the weak are cruel.

    Gentleness can only be expected from the strong. Leo Buscaglia
    Lostnalone22 Lostnalone22 31-35, F May 19

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    Tears

    "Tears of joy are like the summer rain drops pierced by sunbeams." - Hosea Ballou
    HayBail HayBail 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 10, 2013

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    I'Ve Got So Much To Give And Only A Short Time To Live.

    Listen to the people who have come before you Learn from their mistakes and let me implore you Cause if you don't learn from the times gone by then you're destined to repeat until the day you die. It's all about finding what you're here to do Live for yourself and let yourself...
    MasochistMonday MasochistMonday 18-21, F Apr 1, 2013

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    I Pray

    {For my bestie, Nattie} "I pray God may preserve your health and life many years." - Junipero Serra
    HayBail HayBail 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 10, 2013

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    Birth And Death

    "Birth and death are not the two ends, we think so because we've not yet solved what's after death and before life. There may be no ends at all , don't forget that earth is round."
    wendu44 wendu44 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 19, 2012

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    MariaHoran MariaHoran 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 24

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    zanestickler zanestickler 18-21, M May 22

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    Memories

    I feel like this too I don't like The memories Because the tears Come easily, And once again I break My promise To myself for this day. It's a constant battle A war between Remembering and forgetting. *unknown
    bubblynng08 bubblynng08 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 7, 2013

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    Cherokee Wisdom

    An Old Cherokee Tale of Two Wolves One evening an old Cherokee Indian told his grandson about a battle that goes on inside people. He said, ‘My son, the battle is between two ‘wolves’ inside us all.One is Evil. It is anger, envy, jealousy, sorrow, regret, greed, arrogance...
    RickiChickie RickiChickie 46-50, F 6 Responses Nov 11, 2012

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    Don'T Limit Yourself

    "Don't limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, remember, you can achieve." - Mary Kay Ash
    HayBail HayBail 22-25, F Apr 10, 2013

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    My bestie

    This is the kind of girl I think she is She is the kind of girl who is always smiling and loves to laugh. If you are falling down, she will be right there to pick you up. She is the one who always says sorry, even when it's not her fault. Even if she is feeling like the scum of...
    bubblynng08 bubblynng08 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 4, 2013

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    Someone (For my bestie)

    You Don't Need Someone To Complete You. You Only Need Someone To Accept You Completely *unknown Thanks basey for accepting me completely!! :)
    bubblynng08 bubblynng08 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 2, 2013

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    In every marriage more

    than a week old, there are grounds for divorce. The trick is to find, and continue to find, grounds for marriage.
    Lostnalone22 Lostnalone22 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 12

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    Three Cries

    A baby has three cries: I am hungry, I am lonely, I have pain. They are the only cries one needs to survive. Recognising those cries enables one to help others in need, and helping others makes it all worthwhile. By: Stan Hayward
    anya1212 anya1212 26-30, F 5 Responses Oct 5, 2013

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    Faith Is...

    "Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase." - Martin Luther King, Jr.
    HayBail HayBail 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 11, 2013

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    acw012192 acw012192 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 17, 2013

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    Beautiful

    How beautiful it is to keep silent, when people expect you to enrage. How beautiful it is to laugh, when everyone expect you to shed tears
    braveauthenticity braveauthenticity 22-25, F Nov 30, 2013

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    Power Of Heart

    • In every community, there is work to be done. In every nation, there are wounds to heal. In every heart, there is the power to do it.
    sunshines333 sunshines333 18-21, F Oct 4, 2012

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    I Feel Inspired By This Quote

      "Are you one of the few who writes his own destiny? I hope so. I hope you will have the joy and thrill of waking up to a day you create the way you choose to create it. To me this is happiness: not wealth nor power nor fame but, instead, the inner strength to say, "I...
    ilovemyselfxxx ilovemyselfxxx 26-30, F 2 Responses May 5, 2010

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    Her Mind Wanders

    This is how my mind is 12 AM And her mind wanders She tends to think about Something that happened 5 years ago, or something That happened 2 hours ago, Or something that could Happen 10 years from now. Her mind is like a hurricane, It's a wreck. It's full of beautiful yet...
    bubblynng08 bubblynng08 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 7, 2013

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    Special Moments

    In every life there are certain moments which partake of another, higher order of experience--- peculiarly precious moments which offer serenity, hope, and strength and which allow us to return to the demands of daily life with renewed vitality and confidence.The growth of...
    CrystalRainsPearls CrystalRainsPearls 41-45, F 3 Responses Apr 2, 2013

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    Thoughts and Memories

    "Keep all special thoughts and memories for lifetimes to come. Share these keepsakes with others to inspire hope and build from the past, which can bridge to the future." - Mattie Stepanek
    HayBail HayBail 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 10, 2013

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    The Truth

    "the world will be at peace when the power of love overcomes the love for power" Very well said Bob
    Deadheadgirl Deadheadgirl 16-17, F Jul 2, 2013

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    Books

    "The books that help you most are those which make you think that most. The hardest way of learning is that of easy reading; but a great book that comes from a great thinker is a ship of thought, deep freighted with truth and beauty." - Pablo Neruda
    HayBail HayBail 22-25, F Apr 10, 2013

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    Prose

    Desiderata Go placidly amid the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender be on good terms with all persons. Speak your truth quietly and clearly; and listen to others, even the dull and ignorant; they too have their...
    JulesInBmore JulesInBmore 51-55, F Nov 5, 2012

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    "When you are going to bed just sleep like a

    baby that will make your next morning the most delightful one...for sleeping like a baby, you should forget the miseries of past days and not to worry about the coming days"
    fikrisharif fikrisharif 41-45, M May 1

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    Black is not sad. Bright colours are what

    depresses me. They're so...empty Black is poetic How do you imagine a poet? In a bright yellow jacket? Probably not. -------------------- Ann demeukemeester
    shadowgem shadowgem 13-15, F Apr 12

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    Dumbledore:

    "Happiness can be found, even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light."
    SavedByHim SavedByHim 18-21, F May 11, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    R.I.P Robin Williams. You are a mentor to all of us that suffer with mental difficulties. You will never be forgotten.
    TheFlamingLips TheFlamingLips 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 11

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    Holy ****, i just had an epiphany.I'm a smart individual.. Our existense seems to be dwindling as of late. I should probably do something with my life that isn't just drugs and...
    dodongo55 dodongo55 18-21, M Aug 22

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    deliza deliza 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I have all kids of dreams.. And i must say before i say anything else, that i feel like dreams are some of the times based on what you have been thinking about, or somethings...
    cbeneath cbeneath 22-25, F Aug 5

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    I just read this quote and wow, it's truly inspired me - for life. "I can accept failure. Everyone fails at something. But I can not accept Not Trying." Michael Jordan
    lifetime201 lifetime201 16-17, M 3 Responses Aug 3

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