Category Archives: self-discovery

It’s funny how we outgrow what we once thought we couldn’t live without and then we fall in love with what we didn’t even know we wanted. Life keeps leading us on journeys we would never go on if it … Continue reading

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A region of chaos and moonlight. She liked it there. ~Anaïs Nin

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Ageing is an extraordinary process where you become the person you always should have been. ~David Bowie

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I’d rather be a free spinster and paddle my own canoe. ~Louisa May Alcott

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I see my path, but I don’t know where it leads. Not knowing where I’m going is what inspires me to travel it. ~Rosalia de Castro

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I have no children, I do not watch television, and I do not believe in God — all paths taken by mortals to make their lives easier. Children help us to defer the painful task of confronting ourselves, and grandchildren … Continue reading

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Everything I ever wanted in life came from music, books and animals. ~Britt Collins

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