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    Life is so constructed

    that an event does not, will not, match the expectation - Charlotte Bronte
    exppro40 exppro40 36-40, F Aug 6

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    The road to success is always under

    construction.Lily Tomlin.
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F Jul 6

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    "Even if one's head were to be suddenly cut off,

    he should be able to do one more action with certainty. With martial valor, if one becomes like a revengeful ghost and shows great determination, though his head is cut off, he should not die." -Yamamoto Tsunetomo , Hagakure Sometimes i have some difficulties to understand...
    Ralphael Ralphael 18-21, M Aug 7

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    I can relate to it so much: You pierce my SOUL.

    I am half agony,half HOPE. -Jane Austen
    moonii moonii 18-21, F Aug 2

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    Jealousy

    Jealousy is all the fun you think they had.             -- Erica Jong,
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 13 Responses Oct 20, 2010

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    From My Hero

    Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away. George Carlin
    ron4u1958 ron4u1958 51-55, M 7 Responses May 22, 2013

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    EMPTINESS

    EMPTINESS When Tesshu, the famous medieval samurai swordsman, was young and headstrong, he visited one Zen master after another. Once he went to visit Master Dokuon and triumphantly announced to him the classic Buddhist teaching that all that exists is empty, there is really no...
    THEMADHATTERXXXX THEMADHATTERXXXX 46-50, M 2 Responses Aug 20, 2012

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    Sometimes you don;t realize you're actually

    drowning when you're trying to be everyone else's anchor.
    PrettyHurtsSince89 PrettyHurtsSince89 22-25, F Jul 10

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    Eight Verses Of Thought Transformation

    This can apply to anyone... When others, out of hate or jealousy, mistreat me with abuse, slander and so on, I will practice accepting defeat and offering the victory to them ... When someone benefited and in whom I placed great trust, hurts me badly, I will practice seeing that...
    CrystalRainsPearls CrystalRainsPearls 41-45, F 8 Responses Nov 5, 2012

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    Wishing

    GIVE a girl a fish,  she will grill it and make a groovy mango salsa.TEACH a girl to fish and you won't see her all weekend.
    Lilt Lilt 46-50 22 Responses Nov 11, 2011

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    When the inevitable happens of you falling into

    a sin, follow it up with a good deed, look for the lesson that it teaches you and for once don't let despair overpower you..
    moonii moonii 18-21, F Aug 5

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    Compliment people. Magnify their,

    strengths, not their weaknesses.
    PrettyHurtsSince89 PrettyHurtsSince89 22-25, F Jul 10

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    “When love beckons to you,

    follow him, Though his ways are hard and steep. And When his wings enfold you yield to him, Though the sword hidden among his pinions may wound you. And When he speaks to you believe in him, Though his voice may shatter your dreams as the north wind lays waste the garden... But...
    mintybear2 mintybear2 41-45, F Aug 19

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    To be a Christian means to forgive the

    inexcusable, because God has forgiven the inexcusable in you. C>S. Lewis
    holloway64 holloway64 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 6

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    Wake Up!

    I like any reaction I can get with my music. Just anything to get people to think. I mean if you can get a whole room full of drunk, stoned people to actually wake up and think, you're doing something. ~Jim Morrison~
    JimMorrisonRocks JimMorrisonRocks 26-30, M Dec 31, 2012

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    It is nice to speak from the soul.

    ..relieving.I spent long time without writing coz I was feeling kinda desenchanted with all my stuff.Now I am back on track...wich makes me happy.I hope I never end writing again.
    4biandu 4biandu 26-30, F Jul 16

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    *THEY* say

    They say if you're bisexual, you're confused. If you're gay, it's a sin. If you're skinny you're on drugs. If you're fat, you look nasty. If you're dressed up, you're conceited. If you dress for comfort you're a slob. If you speak you're mind, you're weird. If you don't say...
    Serenitree Serenitree 70+, F 3 Responses Mar 14, 2012

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    Quotes 2

    To the world you maybe But one But to one You might be the world A person often Meets his destiny on the road He took to avoid it When life Gives you a hundred reasons to cry Show life That you have a thousend reasons to smile
    TheDevilsOwn TheDevilsOwn 22-25, M 4 Responses Feb 16, 2011

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    holloway64 holloway64 46-50, M Jul 26

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    Sometimes people may see

    that a duck on water is floating and going by easily, what they dont see is the amount of work the duck has to paddle underneath!!!!
    moonii moonii 18-21, F Aug 14

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    "Someday, after we have mastered the winds,

    the waves, the tides and gravity, we shall harness for God the energies of love. Then for the second time in the history of the world, we will have discovered fire." Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
    snow33 snow33 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    "Your greatest weapon against stress

    and negativity is your ability to choose one thought over another. Happiness escapes from those who refuse to see the good in what they have. When life gives you every reason to be negative, think positive"
    SagSunshine2014 SagSunshine2014 41-45, F 1 Response May 7

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    Consider it pure joy,

    whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith develops perseverance.
    PrettyHurtsSince89 PrettyHurtsSince89 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    Darkness

    In the light you can see everything clearly even with eyes closed but in darkness you can't see a thing even with eyes wide open!
    Mehraab Mehraab 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 8, 2012

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    Earthlostangel Earthlostangel 46-50, F Aug 14

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    Do it anyway

    "People are often unreasonable, illogical and self-centered; Forgive them anyway. If you are kind, people may accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives; Be kind anyway. If you are successful, you will win some false friends and some true enemies; succeed anyway. If you are honest...
    CrystalRainsPearls CrystalRainsPearls 41-45, F 11 Responses Nov 4, 2012

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    Earthlostangel Earthlostangel 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    OhMG! This is Life: the ups & downs,

    the anxiety, the fear, the worry, the tears, the need to be held, the feeling okay, the tiredness, the dilemmas, ...diving-in-anyway, ...and transforming. Doing our best, trying, letting that be enough, and trusting that we will be loved, anyway. It is years of getting up...
    jenga1 jenga1 46-50, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    Verbal Abuse..

    “There is no deeper wound than humiliation. The momentary glory we may feel in humiliating someone is short-lived compared to the damage we cause.” -- Irwin Katsof This is my quote of the day, as felt my stomach bend with pain as I remember one of the most humiliating...
    ravenge ravenge 26-30, F 8 Responses Jul 7, 2011

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    Be Nice To Everyone You Meet. They’re Fighting A Battle You Have Absolutely No Idea About.

    That jerk that cut you off in traffic yesterday… might just be a single mother hurrying to get home to her kids that she doesn’t see as often as she’s supposed to because of the long hours at her job. That couple in front of you that’s walking extremely slowly might be...
    in0centbeauty23 in0centbeauty23 18-21, F 5 Responses Sep 25, 2010

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    Sylvia Plath

    One of my favorite quotes by a lady who personified depth and could put her thoughts into words like no other:“I shut my eyes and all the world drops dead; I lift my eyes and all is born again.” So simple, yet so much punch in a few words.
    RedRubies RedRubies 36-40, F 12 Responses Jul 28, 2012

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    moonii moonii 18-21, F Aug 3

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    Cleaning Lady

    "During my second month of college, or professor gave us a pop quiz. I was a conscientious student and had breezed through the questions until I read the Last one: "What is the first name of the women who cleans the school?" Surely this was some kind of a joke. I had seen the...
    indigowitch indigowitch 22-25, F 6 Responses Dec 18, 2011

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    I love this paragraph,

    taken from a book called "The Unquiet", by John Connolly
    MommaBella MommaBella 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 6

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    "If everything you claim you deserve was right

    in front of you today, would you really be ready for it? I think a lot of the time we ask for things we aren't prepared to handle. That's why most people fumble when they get a chance at something special. We ask for consistency but don't have the discipline to reciprocate it...
    Spencer024 Spencer024 22-25, F May 3

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    Words For Your Soul :)

    I want to share ... this is the only way I can for now :)all "aspire"
    CrystalRainsPearls CrystalRainsPearls 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 9, 2012

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    Freedom Of Speech

    “People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.” ― Søren Kierkegaard
    RedRubies RedRubies 36-40, F 10 Responses Aug 14, 2013

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    Photosebastian Photosebastian 41-45, M Aug 11

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    Conversation

     A conversation is a dialogue, not a monologue. That's why there are so few good conversations: due to scarcity, two intelligent talkers seldom meet.  Truman Capote 
    AnonymousMisfit AnonymousMisfit 41-45, M 5 Responses Apr 6, 2010

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    Earthlostangel Earthlostangel 46-50, F Aug 14

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    "Use words for three purposes: to 'heal,

    bless or prosper'. What we say of others will be said of us, and what we wish for another, we're wishing for ourselves. Our thoughts, deeds and words, return to us sooner or later, with astounding accuracy". Florence S. Shinn
    jenga1 jenga1 46-50, F Aug 2

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    It Isn't.....

    It isn't the things that happen to us in our lives that cause us to suffer, it's how we relate to the things that happen to us that causes us to suffer.
    nedhe5 nedhe5 26-30, F Jan 2, 2012

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    What Life Is...

    Life is like a silent ocean. People, stuff, situations are like ripples on it. Most people, i feel, crave the ripples. Ripples by nature are very transient and they end after some time. Looking for stability in ripples is an exercise in futility and will drive one crazy. If you...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Oct 11, 2012

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    Choose the fruit of kindness

    "A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love." - St Basil
    RedRubies RedRubies 36-40, F 7 Responses May 3, 2013

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    “When you love someone you don’t love them

    all the time, in exactly the same way, from moment to moment. It is an impossibility. It is even a lie to pretend to. And yet this is exactly what most of us demand. We have so little faith in the ebb and flow of life, of love, of relationships. We leap at the flow of the tide...
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    Traveling Through Life

    Got this from a friend via E-mail. I hope it gives you a smile. It made ME laugh. My thanks to Sue Littleton, for sharing this. =====================================================================================================================MY TRAVELS I have been in many...
    Serenitree Serenitree 70+, F 3 Responses Feb 25, 2012

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    moonii moonii 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 2

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    You don't need another human being to complete

    you. But let's be honest, having your wounds kissed by somebody that doesn't see them as disasters in your soul but as cracks to put their love into is the most calming thing in this world. Emery Allen
    CopperHeart CopperHeart 41-45, F 1 Response May 24

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    We either make ourselves miserable

    or we male ourselves strong, The amount of work is the same.
    PrettyHurtsSince89 PrettyHurtsSince89 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    Everything Has A Reason

    Everything happens for a reason. Sometimes people come into your life and you know right away that they were meant to be there…to serve some sort of purpose, teach you a lesson or help figure out who you are or who you want to become. You never know who these people may be but...
    indigowitch indigowitch 22-25, F 8 Responses Dec 18, 2011

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    Be Nice To Everyone You Meet.

    They’re Fighting A Battle You Have Absolutely No Idea About. That jerk that cut you off in traffic yesterday… might just be a single mother hurrying to get home to her kids that she doesn’t see as often as she’s supposed to because of the long hours at her job. That...
    Firechidist Firechidist 18-21, F Jul 31

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    No matter how badly your heart is broken,

    the world does not stop for your grief.
    moonii moonii 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 7

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    M. Rainwater: "There is no

    such thing as too much laughter, too much joy or too many hugs. There is no such thing as too much love, too many kisses, too many true friendships. There is no such thing as too much kindness, too much peace, too much hope. May you have it all!" May I have it all, too...
    jenga1 jenga1 46-50, F Aug 16

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    The mind is its own place

    and in itself, can make a Heaven of Hell, a Hell of Heaven. - John Milton