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And we have a little herb garden, which survived the winter thanks to global warming. It makes me feel like a cool, old Italian housewife, that I kept my rosemary alive outside all winter.

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what it is...is a place where I can return to myself. It's enough of a scra

what it is...is a place where I can return to myself. It's enough of a scramble to get to...that the energy expended is significant, and it translates into a change in my body chemistry and my psychological chemistry and my heart chemistry...
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Disappointments are to the soul what the thunder-storm is to the air.

Disappointments are to the soul what the thunder-storm is to the air.
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No revolution, no political change, is ever born from immaculate conception

No revolution, no political change, is ever born from immaculate conception.
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If you are trading silence or compliance for love, you are being cheated. W

If you are trading silence or compliance for love, you are being cheated. When acceptance or love is withheld if you reveal secrets, the value of the relationship is just an illusion. Love cannot be earned, bought or traded–only freely given. You are wort
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Bravery could only be found inside of fear. So she bore the feeling. After

Bravery could only be found inside of fear. So she bore the feeling. After all, it was just a feeling.
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[S]how yourself a Christian, by suffering without murmuring; - in patience

[S]how yourself a Christian, by suffering without murmuring; - in patience possess your soul: they lose nothing who gain Christ.
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Impressive deduction,” Ryan murmured. “You certainly look deeper than most.

Impressive deduction,” Ryan murmured. “You certainly look deeper than most.” He brushed back a strand of my hair, and I screwed my eyes shut. He was doing this on purpose. “But let me give you some advice.” His lips were right next to my ear. “I wouldn’t
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It can be liberating to get fired because you realize the world doesn't end

It can be liberating to get fired because you realize the world doesn't end. There's other ways to make money, better jobs.
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A man who wears a fragrant flower on his collar spreads a perfume wherever

A man who wears a fragrant flower on his collar spreads a perfume wherever he goes. (141)
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Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration, the rest of us just get up and go to

Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration, the rest of us just get up and go to work.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

A fish that is afraid of drowning in a river is ignorant of its gifts.

A fish that is afraid of drowning in a river is ignorant of its gifts.
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Never base motivation or fear, entirely.

Never base motivation or fear, entirely.
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