Category Archives: inner-peace

Put your thoughts to sleep, do not let them cast a shadow over the moon of your heart. Let go of thinking. ~Rumi

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The secret to happiness is low expectations. ~Barry Schwartz

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Don’t underestimate the value of doing nothing, of just going along, listening to all the things you can’t hear, and not bothering. ~Winnie the Pooh

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Everything begins and ends at exactly the right time and place. ~Miranda, Picnic at Hanging Rock

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The useless days will add up to something. The shitty waitressing jobs. The hours writing in your journal. The long meandering walks. The hours reading poetry and story collections and novels and dead people‚Äôs diaries and wondering about sex and … Continue reading

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If you wait until you can do everything for everybody, instead of something for somebody, you’ll end up not doing anything for anybody. ~Malcolm Bane

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Every decision is liberating, even if it leads to disaster. ~Elias Canetti

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