[Acceptance Is Supposed To Be A Good Thing - Grant Me The Serenity To Accept The Things I Cannot Change. Also Compromise, As Every Couples Therapist Will Tell You. But The Cost Was High - The Damping Of Expectation, The Dwindling Of Spirit, The Resignation That Comes To Replace Enthusiasm, The Cynicism That Supplants Hope. The Mouldering That Goes Unnoticed And Unchecked.]

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"I didnt know why something that started off feeling so good had to wind up feeling so bad. Love was a big word and it covered a lot of territory. You could spend your whole life chasing after it and wind up with nothing, be an old bitter guy with long nose hair and ear hair and no teeth, hanging out in bars, looking for somebody your age, but the chances of success went down then. After a while you got too many strikes against you." - Author: Larry Brown

Quotes About Vibing With Someone

"Overhead the sky was melting, the cracked cream color rubbing off in cogs of brine.The fields far ahead of me in endless pudding, studded here and there with what had been: homes and houses, hair and heirlooms, habits, hallways, hauntings, hope." - Author: Blake Butler

Quotes About Flowery Words

"To SolitudeO solitude! if I must with thee dwell,Let it not be among the jumbled heapOf murky buildings; climb with me the steep,—Natures observatory—whence the dell,Its flowery slopes, its rivers crystal swell,May seem a span; let me thy vigils keepMongst boughs pavilliond, where the deers swift leapStartles the wild bee from the fox-glove bell.But though Ill gladly trace these scenes with thee,Yet the sweet converse of an innocent mind,Whose words are images of thoughts refind,Is my souls pleasure; and it sure must beAlmost the highest bliss of human-kind,When to thy haunts two kindred spirits flee." - Author: John Keats

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Quotes About Sacrifices In Life

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"Una de las cosas que me gusta de los libros es que son capaces de definir y condensar ciertas porciones de la vida de un personaje en capítulos. Es interesante, porque no se puede hacer eso en la vida real. No se puede terminar un capítulo y entonces saltar las cosas que no quieres vivir, sólo para abrir otro capítulo que se adapte mejor a tu estado de ánimo. La vida no puede dividirse en capítulos... solamente minutos. Los acontecimientos de tu vida están ligados a un minuto después de otro sin ningún tipo de lapso de tiempo o páginas en blanco o saltos de capítulos, porque no importa lo que pase, la vida sigue adelante y las palabras siguen fluyendo y las verdades son escupidas te guste o no, y nunca la vida te permitirá hacer una pausa y recuperar el jodido aliento." - Author: Colleen Hoover

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"Finally, he reached his street. It was quiet, blessedly so, and the only sound was his own groan as he lifted his foot to the first stone step at the entrance to Winstead House. The only sound, that was, until someone whispered his name.He froze. "Anne?"A figure stepped out of the shadows, trembling in the night. "Daniel," she said again, and if she said anything more, he did not hear it. He was down the stairs in an instant, and she was in his arms, and for the first time in nearly a week, the world felt steady on its axis." - Author: Julia Quinn

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