A thread to share quotes...

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A thread to share quotes...

Post by insearchofpeace » Fri May 10, 2013 8:06 am

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Re: A thread to share quotes...

Post by cmarie » Fri May 10, 2013 9:04 am

Action begets action. Today, I am living because I turned up for life. Not everyday, no, but today I did.
-Blossom
I'll love you forever,
I'll like you for always.
As long as I'm living,
My baby you'll be.

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Re: A thread to share quotes...

Post by insearchofpeace » Sat May 11, 2013 1:34 pm

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Re: A thread to share quotes...

Post by BluePookie » Wed Jun 12, 2013 4:57 pm

This quote is not exactly on the same direction as the ones posted but here it goes:
Josie nodded and burst into tears. She turned away, embarrassed, and then felt Patrick fold his arms around her. He didn't say anything, and for that one moment, she even liked him - any word at all, even a well-meaning one, would have taken up the space where her hurt needed to be.
- Jodie Picoult

Because some times there is no need to words, only the presence is enough.

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Re: A thread to share quotes...

Post by Tootle » Fri Jun 14, 2013 8:33 am

"Death must be so beautiful. To lay in the soft brown earth with the grasses waving above ones head, and to listen to silence. To have no yesterday and no to-morrow. To forget time. To forgive life. To be at peace."
- Oscar Wilde

This quote has somehow helped me along the way, given me a peace of sorts...

Thanks for starting this post and for all of you who have already shared.
In memory of my big brother Rob, my hero and best friend.

To forget time. To forgive life. To be at peace.

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Re: A thread to share quotes...

Post by Dragonfly » Wed Feb 26, 2014 12:15 pm

Came across this Dr Seuss quote soon after my loss and just love it. I still keep it in mind when dealing with people.

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind - Dr Seuss.

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Re: A thread to share quotes...

Post by seeking » Mon Mar 03, 2014 9:49 pm

I shall live beyond death, and I shall sing in your ears
Even after the vast sea-wave carries me back
To the vast sea-depth.
I shall sit at your board though without a body,
And I shall go with you to your fields, a spirit invisible.
I shall come to you at your fireside, a guest unseen.
Death changes nothing but the masks that cover our faces.
The woodsman shall be still a woodsman,
The ploughman, a ploughman,
And he who sang his song to the wind shall sing it also to the moving spheres.

- Kahlil Gibran

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Re: A thread to share quotes...

Post by seeking » Mon Mar 03, 2014 9:53 pm

Let me think that there is one among those stars
that guides my life through the dark unknown.

- Rabindranath Tagore

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Re: A thread to share quotes...

Post by seeking » Mon Mar 03, 2014 9:54 pm

... I know this world is far from perfect.
I am not the type to mistake a streetlight for the moon.
I know our wounds are deep as the Atlantic.
But every ocean has a shoreline
and every shoreline has a tide
that is constantly returning
to wake the songbirds in our hands,
to wake the music in our bones,
to place one fearless kiss on the mouth of that brave river
that has to run through the center of our hearts
to find its way home.

― Andrea Gibson

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Re: A thread to share quotes...

Post by Blossom » Fri Mar 07, 2014 4:47 am

Thank you for these quotes. x
Blossom x

If nothing else, give refuge to those in need.

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