Category Archives: thinking

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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One of the painful things about our time is that those who feel certainty are stupid, and those with any imagination and understanding are filled with doubt and indecision. ~Bertrand Russell

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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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If you’re not confused, you’re not paying attention. ~Tom Peters

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Be afraid of the quiet ones, they are the ones who actually think. ~Unknown

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Cultivate poverty like a garden herb, like sage. Do not trouble yourself much to get new things, whether clothes or friends. Turn the old; return to them. Things do not change; we change. Sell your clothes and keep your thoughts.~Henry … Continue reading

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The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven.~John Milton

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