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“Words: with them you can do and undo as you please.” – Elena Ferrante, The Story of a New Name

The doing and undoing

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“Those who do not have power over the story that dominates their lives, power to retell it, rethink it, deconstruct it, joke about it, and change it as times change, truly are powerless, because they cannot think new thoughts.” – Salman Rushdie

Reclaim your story

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The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire. – Ferdinand Foch

“The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire.” – Ferdinand Foch

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What lies in our power to do, lies in our power not to do. – Aristotle

“What lies in our power to do, lies in our power not to do.” – Aristotle

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He who controls others may be powerful but he who has mastered himself is mightier still. – Lao Tzu

“He who controls others may be powerful but he who has mastered himself is mightier still.” – Lao Tzu

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One must be careful of books, and what is inside them, for words have the power to change us. – Cassandra Clare, The Infernal Devices

“…words have the power to change us.” – Cassandra Clare

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The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any. – Alice Walker

“The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.” – Alice Walker

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There is a sacredness in tears. They are not the mark of weakness but of power. They are messengers of overwhelming grief and of unspeakable love. – Washington Irving

Washington Irving on the power of tears

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Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve. – Napoleon Hill

Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve. – Napoleon Hill

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The person who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it. – Chinese Proverb

The person who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it. – Chinese Proverb

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