Category Archives: meaning

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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One is not born into the world to do everything but to do something. ~Henry David Thoreau

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What we do for ourselves dies with us. What we do for others and the world remains and is immortal. ~Albert Pike

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Anyone can become part of the critical mass that offers us a chance of improving the world before it is too late. You can rethink your goals and question what you are doing with your life… Most important of all, … Continue reading

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Deep, lasting happiness is to be found in having a consistent, meaningful narrative guide our life. ~Matt Ball (animal rights activist)

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There is not one big cosmic meaning for all; there is only the meaning we each give to our life, an individual meaning, an individual plot, like an individual novel, a book for each person.~Anais Nin

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Life has a gap in it. It just does. You don’t go crazy trying to fill it like some lunatic. ~Geraldine, “Take this Waltz”

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