Category Archives: self-discovery

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 Advertisements

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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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Some things are more beautiful because they don’t belong to anyone or anything. ~Nikita Gill

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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’s diaries and wondering about sex and … Continue reading

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What would you attempt to do if you knew you would not fail? ~Robert Schuller

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Consider the possibility that you are not you. Or rather that you are not the little self that you perceive yourself to be, with your small story and your passing struggles. Consider the possibility that you are an instrument of … Continue reading

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