[Uncertainty, In The Presence Of Vivid Hopes And Fears, Is Painful, But Must Be Endured If We Wish To Live Without The Support Of Comforting Fairy Tales.]

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"Your destiny has not been decided by others, but by you. Fate determines our choices; but our choices determine fate. You will carry it out because you choose to."

Maitreya Upanishad Quotes

"When the mind is silent, beyond weakness or non concentration, then it can enter into a world which is far beyond the mind,the highest End"

Ida Rentoul Outhwaite Quotes

"I just had to plod along without having any teaching, which was a pity."

Remy Sylado Quotes

"Tampaknya hanya buku yang paling pantas diceritakan dengan bangga oleh manusia beradab, bukan BMW, Mercedes, ataupun Volvo. Apabila ada manusia di zaman sekarang yang menyebut dirinya modern tetapi tidak mengindahkan buku, memilikinya, dan membacanya, maka dengan demikian manusia tersebut telah mengambil inisiatif menjadikan dirinya sebagai hewan."

Tom Zoellner Quotes

"...Her boyfriend gives her a Mercedes, [her friends] say, Oh, thats nice. But her boyfriend gives her a diamond, they say, Oh, hes serious. Its not just the gift of love-its the gift of commitment. Shes not jumping up and down because she got a diamond ring but because she got a guy! There are those who say you dont need diamonds. I say theyre right. Just like you dont need sex."

Al David Quotes

"A liar only uses the truth when they want their lies to sound truthful."

Dinaw Mengestu Quotes

"At night my father often heard sporadic gunfire mixed in with the sound of dogs howling. If the war came closer, soon there would be only minor difference between shooting a dog and shooting a man."

Andrew Cohen Quotes

"Im not convinced that what are traditionally considered to be male energies or qualities or female energies or qualities really have as much to do with gender as many people think they do."

Henry Thomas Quotes

"Carloads of tourists would photograph the family mailbox, and there was weird mail, death threats."

Maryann Quotes

"Good thing or bad thing must surely come to an end but absoluety nothing last forever"

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