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We wanderers, ever seeking the lonelier way, begin no day where we have ended another day; and no sunrise finds us where sunset left us. Even while the earth sleeps we travel. We are the seeds of the tenacious plant, and it is in our ripeness and our fullness of heart that we are given to the wind and are scattered.

- Khalil Gibran, The Prophet (via quotes-shape-us)

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Three passions, simple but overwhelmingly strong, have governed my life: the longing for love, the search for knowledge, and unbearable pity for the suffering of mankind.


Bertrand Russell  (via thatkindofwoman)

I have never related to a quote so strongly. 

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It occurred to me then that it was in times of struggle that I found the best parts of myself - courage, loyalty, an unexpected peace - and I always discovered what I needed to break through and go on.

- Patrick Carman (via onlinecounsellingcollege)

I realize, for the first time, how very lonely I’ve been, and how comforting the presence of another human being can be.

- Suzanne Collins (via onlinecounsellingcollege)