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“I wish I could just make you turn around and see me cry. There...

“I wish I could just make you turn around and see me cry. There’s so much I need to say to you. So many reasons why you’re the only one who really knew me at all.” Against all Odds By Phil Collins
📅︎ Feb 29
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Within each person’s heart is a dark basement. If you look away or stand...

Within each person’s heart is a dark basement. If you look away or stand by, that darkness thickens. You must summon your courage to go down and turn on the light. If you’re scared to go alone, you can hold someone’s hand.
📅︎ Feb 26
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"Turn your face toward the...

"Turn your face toward the sun and the shadows will fall behind you." -Maori Proverb
📅︎ Feb 26
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"When the politicians complain that TV turns the proceedings into a circus, ...

"When the politicians complain that TV turns the proceedings into a circus, it should be made clear that the circus was already there, and that TV has merely demonstrated that not all the performers are well trained." — Edward R. Murrow
📅︎ Mar 09
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“He took his pain and turned it into something beautiful. Into ...

“He took his pain and turned it into something beautiful. Into something that people connect to. And that's what good music does. It speaks to you. It changes you.” ― Hannah Harrington, Saving June
📅︎ Mar 15
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I saw this on r/Im14andthisisdeep, but I feel that it h...

I saw this on r/Im14andthisisdeep, but I feel that it has truth to it. "The greatest pain one can endure is seeing those who brought you great memories turn into a memory."
📅︎ Feb 09
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“First we thought the PC was a calculator. Then we found out how to turn numbers into lette...

“First we thought the PC was a calculator. Then we found out how to turn numbers into letters with ASCII — and we thought it was a typewriter. Then we discovered graphics, and we thought it was a television. With the World Wide Web, we've realized it's a brochure.” ― Douglas Adams
📅︎ Feb 26
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Plato says that the unexamined life is not w...

Plato says that the unexamined life is not worth living. But what if the examined life turns out to be a clunker as well? ...Kurt Vonnegut
📅︎ Feb 26
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"If it turns out that there is a God, I don't think ...

"If it turns out that there is a God, I don't think that he's evil. But the worst that you can say about him is that basically he's an underachiever." — Woody Allen
📅︎ Jan 03
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"Turn your...

"Turn your wounds into wisdom" - Oprah
📅︎ Mar 08
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“Genius is madness, for those who don't see it. Art is di...

“Genius is madness, for those who don't see it. Art is divine and vice versa. Especially for artists which express what comes from inside, turning the unconscious to conscious.”
📅︎ Feb 19
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“I find television very educational. Eve...

“I find television very educational. Every time someone turns it on, I go in the other room and read a book." ... Groucho Marx
📅︎ Jan 07
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When you’re on the road tha...

When you’re on the road that leads to nowhere, does a wrong turn really fuckin’ matter?
📅︎ Jan 08
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"People eventually look for...

"People eventually look for the devil when they are turned away by their god" - Ronyl Leo
📅︎ Feb 01
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"A little more persistence, a little more...

"A little more persistence, a little more effort, and what seemed hopeless failure may turn to glorious success. " -Elbert Hubbard
📅︎ Feb 12
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"The world turns aside to ...

"The world turns aside to let any man pass who knows where he is going. " -Epictetus
📅︎ Jan 27
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“When The Roads Of Life Are Tight Always Remember That Sometimes Gettin...

“When The Roads Of Life Are Tight Always Remember That Sometimes Getting Through A Tight Road You Might Turn On A Wide Open Road Which May Infact Like The Road Open Your Life Wide Open To New Opportunities”-Hassan Patel
📅︎ Feb 17
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A dead end street i...

A dead end street is a good place to turn around. ...Naomi Judd
📅︎ Feb 02
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Is your cucumber bitter? Throw it away. Are there briars in you...

Is your cucumber bitter? Throw it away. Are there briars in your path? Turn aside. That is enough. Do not go on to say, 'Why were things of this sort ever brought into the world?' --Marcus Aurelius
📅︎ Jan 19
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"After being Turned Down by num...

"After being Turned Down by numerous Publishers, he had decided to write for Posterity." — George Ade
📅︎ Feb 27
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Turn your face to the ...

Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you. - Maori Proverb
📅︎ Jan 23
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"When the world turn against you, it is important...

"When the world turn against you, it is important that your inner intelligence stands for you. When you are hurt, you can be either wounded or be wiser "
📅︎ Jan 18
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“The worldly hope men set their hearts upon turns ashes --...

“The worldly hope men set their hearts upon turns ashes -- or it prospers; and anon, Like snow upon the desert's dusty face lighting a little hour or two -- is gone.” - Omar Khayyam
📅︎ Jan 29
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"When you treat people like they ...

"When you treat people like they treat you, then it turns out that most of they will be resentful on you"
📅︎ Feb 04
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"Turn your face to...

"Turn your face to the sun and the shadows Fall behind you."
📅︎ Jan 14
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I told the doctor I was overtired, anxiety-ridden, co...

I told the doctor I was overtired, anxiety-ridden, compulsively active, constantly depressed, with recurring fits of paranoia. Turns out I'm normal. ...Jules Feiffer
📅︎ Dec 21
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"the tallest wall ...

"the tallest wall is my husband's back turned on me" - my aunt
📅︎ Feb 19
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Everything comes in circles. 🎡 The old wheel t...

Everything comes in circles. 🎡 The old wheel turns, and the same spoke comes up. It's all been done before, and will be again. ...Arthur Conan Doyle
📅︎ Jan 31
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“All your mountains turn to rocks. All your oceans turn to drops. The...

“All your mountains turn to rocks. All your oceans turn to drops. They are nothing like you thought. You can’t be something you are not. Life is not a looking glass. Don’t get tangled in your past.” — Brandi Carlile
📅︎ Jan 13
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"Don't you wish there was a knob on the TV t...

"Don't you wish there was a knob on the TV to turn up the intelligence? There's one marked 'Brightness,' but it doesn't work." — Gallagher
📅︎ Jan 12
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"It takes a tranquil and untroubled mind to roam freely over all the par...

"It takes a tranquil and untroubled mind to roam freely over all the parts of life; but preoccupied minds, as if under the yoke, cannot turn around and look backward. Their life therefore disappears into an abyss." —Seneca
📅︎ Jan 17
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Dreams are like butterflies: beautiful, fragile things, so easily turned to dust i...

Dreams are like butterflies: beautiful, fragile things, so easily turned to dust if handled wrong. And do be careful of who handles them; for some people will kill them gently, pin them down for their own enjoyment, colourful and marvelous and dead. (Me)
📅︎ Feb 06
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When I was a kid, my father would sit by my bed every night before I went to sleep. He'd say to m...

When I was a kid, my father would sit by my bed every night before I went to sleep. He'd say to me, "Percy, if you don't wake up tomorrow, if it turns out that today is your last day on earth. Will you be proud of what you've done in this life? Because if you ain't, you better start getting square"
📅︎ Dec 18
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"Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the ea...

"Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned a skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return." Leonardo da Vinci
📅︎ Dec 22
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"A failure is just success in a process" - Alb...

"A failure is just success in a process" - Albert Einstein "A failure is just a success before it turns out to be a success" (slightly rephrased)
📅︎ Jan 22
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"A man with a conviction is a hard man to change. Tell him you disagr...

"A man with a conviction is a hard man to change. Tell him you disagree and he turns away. Show him facts or figures and he questions your sources. Appeal to logic and he fails to see your point." — Leon Festinger
📅︎ Dec 06
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"If I know what hurts me, then I know what hurts you. Supp...

"If I know what hurts me, then I know what hurts you. Supposing I can get this knowledge before you; I can turn your pain into a game, that I can prolong, forever." - Jordan Peterson
📅︎ Nov 22
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"The vicious circle turns and burns without you....

"The vicious circle turns and burns without you. I believe it's time to reel and feel". - Bruce Springsteen Patti Smith and Bono, " Because the Night".
📅︎ Jan 02
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"why should bi apologize for being ...

"why should bi apologize for being a monster? Has anyone ever apologized for turning me into one?"- juuzou suzuya
📅︎ Jan 17
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"Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and mo...

"Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend." --Melody Beattie
📅︎ Dec 23
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Happiness can be found even in the ...

Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light ~Albus Dumbledore
📅︎ Dec 19
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“I was dead, but came back to life. I was...

“I was dead, but came back to life. I was the cry, but I became the smile. Love came and turned me into everlasting glory.” --Rumi
📅︎ Jan 23
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People are so busy chasing happiness. if they ...

People are so busy chasing happiness. if they would slow down and turn around, they would give it a chance to catch up with them. - Harold Kushner
📅︎ Nov 30
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“Life is like a book where the...

“Life is like a book where the pages you turn are like the days that are passing by“-Hassan Patel
📅︎ Dec 29
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"Everything will turn out fine in the en...

"Everything will turn out fine in the end. And if it's not fine just now, well it's clearly not the end then, is it?" - My Mum.
📅︎ Dec 27
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"The soberest conclusion that we could make about what has actually been tak...

"The soberest conclusion that we could make about what has actually been taking place on the planet for about three billion years is that it is being turned into a vast pit of fertilizer." (from "The Denial of Death" by Ernest Becker)
📅︎ Jan 16
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A woman's life is nine parts mess to one part m...

A woman's life is nine parts mess to one part magic, and the parts that look like magic often turns out to be the messiest of all ~Cersei Lannister
📅︎ Dec 20
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I've known him a long time, most of it unpleasant. Still, something happen...

I've known him a long time, most of it unpleasant. Still, something happens when you've known someone that long. When after all of life's twists and turns, you look over and there they are, still in it with you -Raymond Redington
📅︎ Dec 16
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“The evil forces and powers controlling our Mother Earth only do so...

“The evil forces and powers controlling our Mother Earth only do so by mutual interest and cooperation. Evil will eventually turn against evil and when the dust settles good will be all that remains”-anonymous
📅︎ Jan 02
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"Do not believe that you alone can be right. The man who thinks that, the man wh...

"Do not believe that you alone can be right. The man who thinks that, the man who maintains that only he has the power to reason correctly, the gift to speak, the soul— a man like that, when you know him, turns out empty." -- Sophocles (Antigone)
📅︎ Dec 07
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"You can safely assume that you've created G...

"You can safely assume that you've created God in your own image when it turns out that God hates all the same people you do." --Anne Lamott
📅︎ Aug 15
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"Happiness is a shadow. If you chase it, it moves fur...

"Happiness is a shadow. If you chase it, it moves further away. But if you turn to make others happy, it will follow you. Make others Happy and be Happy." - Anonymous
📅︎ Dec 01
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"The nation behaves well if it treats the natural resourc...

"The nation behaves well if it treats the natural resources as assets which it must turn over to the next generation increased, and not impaired, in value." — Theodore Roosevelt
📅︎ Nov 25
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“Sometimes Letting Go Of Your Pride And Letting Someone That’s Loves You, Sacrifice Somethin...

“Sometimes Letting Go Of Your Pride And Letting Someone That’s Loves You, Sacrifice Something For You Because Of Their Immense Love For You Is Sometimes The Most Self-Respectable And Decent Thought,Which In Turn Is The Biggest Gift You Could Give Them And Yourself Back”-Hassan Patel
📅︎ Dec 28
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There is only one recipe for a best seller ...

There is only one recipe for a best seller and it is a very simple one. You have to get the reader to turn over the page. ...Ian Fleming
📅︎ Dec 06
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"Things turn out best for th...

"Things turn out best for those who make the best of the way things turn out." - John Wooden
📅︎ Nov 26
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"The great enemy of clear language is insincerity. When there is a gap betwee...

"The great enemy of clear language is insincerity. When there is a gap between one's real and one's declared aims, one turns as it were instinctively to long words and exhausted idioms, like a cuttlefish spurting out ink." — George Orwell
📅︎ Oct 16
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“Light must come from inside. You c...

“Light must come from inside. You cannot ask the darkness to leave; you must turn on the light.” –Sogyal Rinpoche
📅︎ Nov 23
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"The conditions of conquest are always eas...

"The conditions of conquest are always easy. We have but to toil awhile, endure awhile, believe always, and never turn back. " -Seneca
📅︎ Dec 13
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The problem with the futre...

The problem with the futre is that it keeps turning into the present -brian watterson
📅︎ Dec 31
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Turn your h...

Turn your hunger outward, never inward.
📅︎ Dec 05
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Turn deaf towar...

Turn deaf towards those guys who say that you can't.
📅︎ Nov 15
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"We All Are Human So Disliking Something Or Someone Is Part & Pa...

"We All Are Human So Disliking Something Or Someone Is Part & Parcel Of Our Life But Turning That Dislike Into Hatred Is Many A Times For Our Own Greed & Selfishness For Something Or Someone"-Hassan Patel
📅︎ Dec 20
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“Biology gives you a brain...

“Biology gives you a brain. Life turns it into a mind.” ―Jeffrey Eugenides, Middlesex
📅︎ Oct 26
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"You know what my problem with religion is? Man. Li...

"You know what my problem with religion is? Man. Like anything that has a potential to be beautiful, man will turn it into something ugly." - Raymond Reddington
📅︎ Oct 23
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“It takes courage to grow ...

“It takes courage to grow up and turn out to be who you really are.” – e.e. cummings
📅︎ Nov 05
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‘Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little death that brings total obliteration. I will face ...

‘Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little death that brings total obliteration. I will face my fear. I will permit it to pass over me and through me. And when it has gone past me I will turn to see fear’s path. Where the fear has gone there will be nothing. Only I will remain.’ -Muad'Dib
📅︎ Aug 03
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“In no great while you will be no one and nowhere, and nothing that you now behold will ...

“In no great while you will be no one and nowhere, and nothing that you now behold will be in existence, nor will anyone now alive. For it is in the nature of all things to change and alter and perish, so that others may arise in their turn.” ―Marcus Aurelius, Meditations
📅︎ Oct 28
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"A boy can learn a lot from a dog: obedience,...

"A boy can learn a lot from a dog: obedience, loyalty, and the importance of turning around three times before lying down." — Robert Benchley
📅︎ Oct 31
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"I did not want to be anything, and naturally I d...

"I did not want to be anything, and naturally I did not want to turn myself into a mere profession: all I ever wanted was to be myself.” —Thomas Bernhard
📅︎ Oct 23
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“Failure is the mark of a life well lived. In...

“Failure is the mark of a life well lived. In turn, the only way to live without failure is to be no use to anyone.” - Wit (Brandon Sanderson)
📅︎ Nov 05
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"And if you choose to hold fast to what is right, do not be irked by difficult cir...

"And if you choose to hold fast to what is right, do not be irked by difficult circumstances, but reflect on how many things have already happened to you in life in ways that you did not wish, and yet they have turned out for the best." —Musonius Rufus,
📅︎ Nov 03
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"Imaginary mountains build themselves from our efforts to c...

"Imaginary mountains build themselves from our efforts to climb them, and it’s our repeated attempts to reach the summit that turns those mountains into something real." - Bennet Foddy
📅︎ Oct 16
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"When the politicians complain that TV turns the proceedings into a circus, ...

"When the politicians complain that TV turns the proceedings into a circus, it should be made clear that the circus was already there, and that TV has merely demonstrated that not all the performers are well trained." — Edward R. Murrow
📅︎ Oct 14
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I must not fear. Fear is the mind killer. Fear is the little death that brings total obliteration...

I must not fear. Fear is the mind killer. Fear is the little death that brings total obliteration. I will face my fear. I will permit it to pass over me and through me. And when it has gone past I will turn the inner eye to see it’s path. Where the fear is gone there is nothing. Only I will remain.
📅︎ Jun 17
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“The very cave you are afraid to ent...

“The very cave you are afraid to enter turns out to be the very source of what you are looking for” Joseph Campbell
📅︎ Aug 13
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“The hourglass has busted open, and what ...

“The hourglass has busted open, and what he’d always assumed was a bunch of sand turned out to be a million tiny diamonds”-unknown
📅︎ Nov 13
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“Traveling it leaves you s...

“Traveling it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” —Ibn battuta
📅︎ Oct 05
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“Never give up, for that is jus...

“Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.” — Harriet Beecher Stowe
📅︎ Oct 03
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"What are you pretending not to...

"What are you pretending not to know? What are you turning a blind eye and a deaf ear to?"- Anonymous
📅︎ Sep 29
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"However stormy life turn out to be sometimes,there will ...

"However stormy life turn out to be sometimes,there will always be a sky of hope that will bring us calm,and will leave the category of each storm without results" William Ventura
📅︎ Oct 20
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"I wanted to make everyone ...

"I wanted to make everyone happy, turns out there are some happy being sad" ~Fawad Khan
📅︎ Aug 25
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“Live your beliefs and ...

“Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around.” — Henry David Thoreau
📅︎ Sep 17
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A little more persistence, a little more...

A little more persistence, a little more effort, and what seemed hopeless failure may turn into glorious success. Elbert Hubbard
📅︎ Sep 29
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You can say that things could have turned out differently. Th...

You can say that things could have turned out differently. That they could have been some other way. But what does that mean? They are not some other way. They are this way. - Anton Chigurh
📅︎ Sep 23
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“You can’t just turn on creativity like a fa...

“You can’t just turn on creativity like a faucet. You have to be in the right mood. What mood is that? Last-minute panic.” — Bill Watterson
📅︎ Mar 07
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