If nothing else, one day you can look someone straight in the eyes and say, “But I lived through it. And it made me who I am today.
- Iain S. Thomas (via sorakeem
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At fifteen you had the radiance of early morning, at twenty you will begin to have the melancholy brilliance of the moon.
- F.Scott Fitzgerald, This Side of Paradise
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Don’t take anything personally. Nothings others do is because of you. What others say and do is a projection of their own reality, their own dream. When you are immune to the opinions of others, you won’t be the victim of needless suffering.
- Don Miguel Ruiz (via cosmofilius
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The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars, but in ourselves.
- William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar
You have to find the right distance between people. Too close, and they overwhelm you, too far and they abandon you.
- Hanif Kureishi (via fakeville
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Just in case you ever foolishly forget; I’m never not thinking of you.
- Virginia Woolf, Selected Letters
Nature is busy creating absolutely unique individuals, whereas culture has invented a single mold to which all must conform. It is grotesque.
- Jiddu Krishnamurti (via rawrmarks