[It's Peculiar, To Reach Your Destination," He Told Me. "You Think You'll Arrive And Perform The Thing You Came For And Depart In Contentment. Instead You Get There And Find Distance Still To Go.]

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"We must have faith in ourselves and our decisions, as well as trusting that we have the strength and ability to handle whatever consequences our decision may bring. Trust that whatever result your leap of faith may bring, you will gain much from it in terms of growth and learning."

Michelle Forbes Quotes

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"...[I]t behooves a man who wants to see wonders sometimes to go out of his way."

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Olive Schreiner Quotes

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"We took the elevator back down from the first observation level of the Eiffel Tower and started walking in he direction of the Taj Mahal"

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"Hurricanes couldnt remove you from my mind. Youre my world and Im incapable of not loving you."

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"Art is not an end in itself, but a means of addressing humanity."

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Quotes About Not Being Sure About Someone

"Thats a fear when someone you love dies, isnt it? Especially if youre only young when it happens, you might worry that over time youll stop being able to picture them properly. Or that the sound of their voice will merge into other voices, so that you can no longer be sure how it was they sounded." - Author: Nathan Filer

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