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You don’t think your way into a new kind of living. You live your way into a new kind of thinking. ― Henri J.M. Nouwen

“You don’t think your way into a new kind of living…” ― Henri J.M. Nouwen

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You cannot find peace by avoiding life. ― Virginia Woolf

“You cannot find peace by avoiding life.” ― Virginia Woolf

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One day she realized that she was the only one who could live her life. So she decided to stop worrying about what other people thought and start following her own path. She never looked back. – Samantha Gilbert

“One day she realized that she was the only one who could live her life…”

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Sometimes I can hear my bones straining under the weight of all the lives I’m not living. – Jonathan Safran Foer

“Sometimes I can hear my bones straining under the weight of all the lives I’m not living.” – Jonathan Safran Foer

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To die is poignantly bitter, but the idea of having to die without having lived is unbearable. – Erich Fromm

“To die is poignantly bitter, but the idea of having to die without having lived is unbearable.” – Erich Fromm

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The mystery of human existence lies not in just staying alive, but in finding something to live for. – Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Fyodor Dostoyevsky on the mystery of human existence

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When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left and could say, I used everything you gave me. – Erma Bombeck

Erma Bombeck on a life well lived

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All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on. – Henry Ellis

“All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go & holding on.” – Henry Ellis

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The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now. – Chinese Proverb

The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is NOW. – Chinese Proverb

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People talk about how wonderful the world seems to children, and that’s true enough. But children think they will grow into it and understand it, and I know very well that I will not, and would not if I had a dozen lives. ― Marilynne Robinson

All living is learning and becoming

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