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Perfectionism sucks the air out of your uniqueness and leaves you empty, away from who you could become.

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There is a courage of happiness as well as a courage of sorrow.

There is a courage of happiness as well as a courage of sorrow.
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I don’t believe in happy endings,” Flynn said, spinning Tess and tilting up

I don’t believe in happy endings,” Flynn said, spinning Tess and tilting up her chin. “Just happy beginnings.
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After the Meiji restoration in 1868, Japan adopted an expansionist and colo

After the Meiji restoration in 1868, Japan adopted an expansionist and colonial attitude towards its neighbours. It sought to identify itself with the West and looked down upon the Asian continent as backward and inferior. For most of the next 70 years, J
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Every politician should have been born an orphan and remain a bachelor.

Every politician should have been born an orphan and remain a bachelor.
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The burden of knowledge is lighter than the joy of ignorance.

The burden of knowledge is lighter than the joy of ignorance.
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Mindfulness (present-moment awareness) is deliberately focusing our attenti

Mindfulness (present-moment awareness) is deliberately focusing our attention on our thoughts, emotions, feelings, sensations and mental activity without losing awareness of what is happening in the present moment. It is essentially being in a state of pr
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Fiction leaves us so much work to do, allows the individual so much input;

Fiction leaves us so much work to do, allows the individual so much input; you have to see, you have to hear, you have to taste the madeleine, and while you are seemingly passive in your chair, you have to travel.
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Positivity creates change.

Positivity creates change.
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There is no lateness in life. Begin to pursue your dream.

There is no lateness in life. Begin to pursue your dream.
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Passion is passion. It's the excitement between the tedious spaces, and it

Passion is passion. It's the excitement between the tedious spaces, and it doesn't matter where it's directed...It can be coins or sports or politics or horses or music or faith...the saddest people I've ever met in life are the ones who don't care deeply
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At Christmas, I am always struck by how the spirit of togetherness lies als

At Christmas, I am always struck by how the spirit of togetherness lies also at the heart of the Christmas story. A young mother and a dutiful father with their baby were joined by poor shepherds and visitors from afar. They came with their gifts to worsh
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You must not under any pretense allow your mind to dwell on any thought tha

You must not under any pretense allow your mind to dwell on any thought that is not positive, constructive, optimistic, kind.
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