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    'When I hear music, I fear no danger.

    I am invulnerable I see no foe. I am related to the earliest times, and the latest.' Henry David Thoreau
    NobleDebaucher NobleDebaucher 46-50, M 1 hr ago

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    The loneliest people are the kindest The

    saddest people smile the brightest The most damaged people are the wisest All because they don't wish to see anyone else suffer the way they did
    ChiyoStorm14 ChiyoStorm14 13-15, F 8 Responses May 15, 2014

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    Friends Are Like Underwear...

    Some crawl up your as... Some snap under pressure Some don't have the strength to hold you up Some get a little twisted Some support you Some are your favorite Some are cheap and get bent out of shape And some actually cover your as.. when you need them
    Helper96 Helper96 46-50, F 44 Responses Jan 11, 2012

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    The loneliest people are the kindest,

    the saddest people smile the brightest,the most Damaged people are the wisest.All because they do not wish to see anyone else suffer the way they do.
    deleted deleted 26-30 9 Responses Jan 27, 2014

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    It is in fact nothing short of a miracle

    that the modern methods of instruction have not yet entirely strangled the holy curiosity of inquiry; for this delicate little plant, aside from stimulation, stands mainly in need of freedom; without this it goes to wrack and ruin without fail. It is a very grave mistake to...
    Account1138 Account1138 36-40, M 17 hrs ago

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    "The loneliest people are the kindest.

    The saddest people smile the brightest. The most damaged people are the wisest. All because they do not wish to see anyone suffer the way they do"
    JLeDoux69 JLeDoux69 18-21, M 14 Responses Dec 10, 2013

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    It Is!

    "Imagination is more important than knowledge."                                                    Albert Einstein
    DEGBEME DEGBEME 61-65, M 11 Responses May 10, 2013

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    Mothers hold their children's hands

    for a short while, but their hearts forever....Author unknown
    allsfinebime allsfinebime 51-55, M 8 Responses May 11, 2014

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    Belief and seeing are often

    both wrong -Robert S. McNamara
    Account1138 Account1138 36-40, M 17 hrs ago

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    A recent study has found

    that women who carry a little extra weight live longer than the men who mention it.
    SirLaughalots SirLaughalots 36-40, M 6 Responses Apr 2, 2014

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    Earthlostangel Earthlostangel 46-50, F 1 day ago

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    30 Things To Start Doing For Yourself

     "Remember today, for it is the beginning. Today marks the start of a brave new future." I found this article and wanted to share. I printed this out and have it by my computer so I can see it everyday. New thoughts for the new year. Start spending time with the right people...
    surrealreality surrealreality 31-35, F 44 Responses Dec 31, 2011

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    The man of knowledge must be able

    not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends. -Friedrich Nietzsche
    Account1138 Account1138 36-40, M 17 hrs ago

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    Work It, Ladies.

    "You know what's really powerfully sexy? A sense of humor. A taste for adventure. A healthy glow. Hips to grab on to. Openness. Confidence. Humility. Appetite. Intuition... Smart-*** comebacks. Presence. A quick wit. Dirty jokes told by an innocent looking lady... A woman who...
    birdie39 birdie39 41-45, F 10 Responses Oct 26, 2013

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    To sit in the shade on a fine day

    and look upon verdure is the most perfect refreshment. Jane Austen
    agunn87 agunn87 26-30, M 3 hrs ago

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    Let Them Go...

    When people leave you, let them go, your destiny is never tied to anyone who leaves you, and it doesn't make them bad people, It means their part in your story is over.--Unknown
    Helper96 Helper96 46-50, F 20 Responses Jan 18, 2012

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    "If the only thing keeping a person decent is

    the expectation of divine reward, than, brother, that person is a piece of ****; and I'd like to get as many of them out in the open as possible." - Detective Rustin Cohle, True Detectives (HBO), season 1
    aurora11 aurora11 31-35, F 21 hrs ago

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    I’m at an age where I can look back

    and derive some conclusions about my actions. My rule has been try to learn, try to understand what happened. Develop the lessons and pass them on. -Robert S. McNamara
    Account1138 Account1138 36-40, M 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    I am a quote junkie and I could post hundreds

    of quotes I love. However, these past couple of weeks have been very difficult for me and so today here is the quote I relate to the most."My prayer today is to not be negative about anything for one day. It is so easy to be disappointed, critical, cynical. Nothing is easier...
    GirlLearningHowToSmile GirlLearningHowToSmile 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    All the reasonings of men are not worth one

    sentiment of women. -Voltaire
    Account1138 Account1138 36-40, M 17 hrs ago

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    The Starfish Story

    A young man is walking along the ocean and sees a beach on which thousands and thousands of starfish have washed ashore. Further along he sees an old man, walking slowly and stooping often, picking up one starfish after another and tossing each one gently into the ocean. “Why...
    deleted deleted 26-30 15 Responses Nov 5, 2013

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    You rain on your own parade,

    and dance alone in the storm. You're a lovely destruction, and a menacing art form.
    weirduo weirduo 13-15, F 19 hrs ago

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    "It takes one soul to get broken,

    but it takes two broken souls to heal each other."
    Drastine Drastine 18-21, M 3 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    We must dress according to the dictates of

    fashion ,kill in the name of our country's frontiers,elect politicians.....Our children must follow in our footsteps .....We must never make our parents sad ,even if this means giving up everything that makes us happy.Paulo Coelho.The Zahir.
    whitesunshine87 whitesunshine87 51-55, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    "Airports see more sincere kisses

    than wedding halls. The walls of hospitals have heard more prayers than the walls of churches."
    juniper12 juniper12 26-30, F 19 Responses Jan 2, 2014

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    Imperfection

    While you're busy looking for the perfect person, you'll probably miss the imperfect person who could make you perfectly happy.
    deleted deleted 26-30 33 Responses Jun 27, 2013

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    Meaningful silence is better

    than meaningless words. Need to remember this as I often tend to blabber about nothing when it gets quiet...
    aquiver aquiver 26-30, F 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    Be HAPPY in front of people

    who don't like you, it KILLS them =)
    alx99 alx99 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 19, 2014

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    People say " There are other fish in the sea.

    " I say, "**** you; she was my sea." - J.Faulkner
    TheGirlFromJupiter TheGirlFromJupiter 18-21, F 9 Responses Mar 31, 2014

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    "Life can only be understood backwards;

    but it must be lived forwards" =Kierkegaard=
    deleted deleted 26-30 10 Responses Aug 17, 2014

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    "The Wild still lingered in him

    and the wolf in him merely slept." - Jack London
    aurora11 aurora11 31-35, F 1 Response 55 mins ago

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    5 Things That Will Transform You From The Inside-out

    (Found this article this morning and wanted to share it. )Self improvement Where we are in life is based on our identity. Our beliefs about ourselves are based on that identity. Our future worth and opportunity is based on that identity. Many people think that if they change...
    surrealreality surrealreality 31-35, F 20 Responses Mar 2, 2012

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    Earthlostangel Earthlostangel 46-50, F 1 day ago

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    All the hardest, coldest people you meet were

    once as soft as water. And that’s the tragedy of living. -Iain Thomas
    Account1138 Account1138 36-40, M 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    A Quote I Like...

    After 9/11 when the country was gearing up for war I was in a shop and found a bumper sticker with a quote by Ghandi: "An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind" I bought the bumper sticker & it is on my rear bumper to this day.  
    RebeccaRSR RebeccaRSR 46-50, F 26 Responses Jun 29, 2007

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    Some people are so poor,

    all they have is money.
    akaShaun akaShaun 16-17, M 9 hrs ago

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    "I’m not the girl your mother warns you about.

    I won’t kiss your best friend or break your heart. I won’t make you choose between what you love to do & me. I’m not cold. I’m not reckless. I’m the girl your father mentions when your mom’s not around. I’m the girl that gets away. I will love you more than...
    diablesse34 diablesse34 46-50, F 21 Responses Apr 14, 2014

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    True compassion, is more

    than flinging a coin to a beggar; it comes to see that an edifice which produces beggars needs restructuring. -Martin Luther King Jr.
    Account1138 Account1138 36-40, M 17 hrs ago

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    Go on, get out. Last words are

    for fools who haven’t said enough. -Karl Marx (Reportedly his last words)
    Account1138 Account1138 36-40, M 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    "I guess it was pride

    that changes angels into devils."
    wildcardd wildcardd 22-25, M 2 hrs ago

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    No matter how big and bad you are.

    When a two year old hands you a toy phone. You answer it.
    stetson69 stetson69 41-45, M 8 Responses Mar 19, 2014

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    I had an extremely intelligent woman on EP send

    this in a private message to me. I believe she has posted it elsewhere in one of her own stories, but I simply had to share it here, too. If you see this, please know I found it extremely profound and have read and reread it so many times I've nearly committed it to memory...
    MommaBella MommaBella 31-35, F 13 Responses Jan 22, 2014

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    Quote About Love 8

    Let go of the things that can no longer be fixed. If you force yourself to try and put them back, things will only get worse. Holding on is being brave, but sometimes moving on makes you even tougher.
    GirlThinking GirlThinking 26-30, F 16 Responses Jul 8, 2012

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    Who wants to be on the right side of history?

    History is written by the victor and their history is seldom right. -Me
    Account1138 Account1138 36-40, M 17 hrs ago

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    Not everyone is healthy enough to have a front

    row seat in our lives. There are some people in your life that need to be loved from a distance. It’s amazing what you can accomplish when you let go of or at least minimize your time with draining, negative, incompatible, not-going-anywhere relationships. Observe the...
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    We are all agreed that your theory is crazy.

    The question which divides us is whether it is crazy enough to have a chance of being correct. My own feeling is that it is not crazy enough. -Niels Bohr
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    "We all have two lives.

    The second one starts when we realize that we only have one."
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