What makes the desert beautiful is that somewhere it hides a well.
Antoine de Saint-Exuper (via sophianism)
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It is not light that we need, but fire; it is not the gentle shower, but thunder. We need the storm, the whirlwind, and the earthquake.
Frederick Douglass (via henretta84)
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The good is not aristocratic; it asks for neither more nor less than everything, whether this is a little bit or not makes no difference.
Soren Kierkegaard Upbuilding Discourses in Various Spirits (p. 84, Hong translation)
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The years between eighteen and twenty-eight are the hardest, psychologically. It’s then you realize this is make or break, you no longer have the excuse of youth, and it is time to become an adult – but you are not ready.
Helen Mirren (via 366quotes)
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last week my boyfriend came over to my house for the first time and I asked him if he wanted the wifi password and he said “I’m not worried about the wifi I just want to talk to you” and I stared at him in shock for about 15 seconds trying to figure out how to reply
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