So when people leave, I’ve learned the secret: let them. Because, most of the time, they have to.
Let them walk away and go places. Let them have adventures in the wild without you. Let them travel the world and explore life beyond a horizon that you exist in. And know, deep down, that heroes aren’t qualified by their capacity to stay but by their decision to return."
The Staying Philosophy (Everyday Isa)
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you feel that you’ve wasted
it didn’t work
but isn’t there always
one good thing
to look back on?
how many cups of coffee we
Charles Bukowski (via whoishannah
"When you are content to be simply yourself and don’t compare or compete, everyone will respect you."
Lao Tzu (via awelltraveledwoman
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"There will be a few times in your life when all your instincts will tell you to do something, something that defies logic, upsets your plans, and may seem crazy to others. When that happens, you do it. Listen to your instincts and ignore everything else. Ignore logic, ignore the odds, ignore the complications, and just go for it."
Judith McNaught, Remember When
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"So, what if, instead of thinking about solving your whole life, you just think about adding additional good things. One at a time. Just let your pile of good things grow."
, Rainbow Rowell (via elige
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"When you lose touch with inner stillness, you lose touch with yourself. When you lose touch with yourself, you lose yourself in the world.
Your innermost sense of self, of who you are, is inseparable from stillness. This is the I Am that is deeper than name and form."
Eckhart Tolle (via elige
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"[I am healing by mistake.]
Rome is also built on ruins."
” (via fawun
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