Don’t be afraid of death; be afraid of an unlived life. You don’t have to live forever, you just have to live.
– Natalie Babbitt
You couldn’t relive your life, skipping the awful parts, without losing what made it worthwhile. You had to accept it as a whole-like the world, or the person you loved.
– Stewart O’Nan
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.
– Anais Nin
The saddest people I’ve ever met in life are the ones who don’t care deeply about anything at all. Passion and satisfaction go hand in hand, and without them, any happiness is only temporary, because there’s nothing to make it last.
– Nicholas Sparks
The more you know who you are, and what you want, the less you let things upset you.
– Stephanie Perkins
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It’s one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it’s another to think that yours is the only path.
– Paulo Coelho
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.
– Haruki Murakami
You will find that it is necessary to let things go; simply for the reason that they are heavy. So let them go, let go of them. I tie no weights to my ankles.
– C. JoyBell C.
No persons are more frequently wrong, than those who will not admit they are wrong.
– Francois de La Rochefoucauld
People come, people go – they’ll drift in and out of your life, almost like characters in a favorite book. When you finally close the cover, the characters have told their story and you start up again with another book, complete with new characters and adventures. Then you find yourself focusing on the new ones, not the ones from the past.
– Nicholas Sparks
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