The World According MLM

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Life will break you. Nobody can protect you from that, and living alone won’t either, for solitude will also break you with its yearning. You have to love. You have to feel. It is the reason you are here on earth. You are here to risk your heart. You are here to be swallowed up. And when it happens that you are broken, or betrayed, or left, or hurt, or death brushes near, let yourself sit by an apple tree and listen to the apples falling all around you in heaps, wasting their sweetness. Tell yourself you tasted as many as you could. Louise Erdrich, The Painted Drum LP (via observando)
Nothing that’s worthwhile is ever easy. Remember that. Nicholas Sparks, Message in a Bottle (via observando)
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them. Maya Angelou (via observando)
What’s meant to be will always find a way. Trisha Yearwood (via observando)
There is neither happiness nor misery in the world; there is only the comparison of one state with another, nothing more. He who has felt the deepest grief is best able to experience supreme happiness. We must of felt what it is to die, Morrel, that we may appreciate the enjoyments of life. Live, then, and be happy, beloved children of my heart, and never forget, that until the day God will deign to reveal the future to man, all human wisdom is contained in these two words, ‘Wait and Hope’. Alexandre Dumas (via observando)
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. Martin Luther King (via observando)
You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life. Winston Churchill (via observando)
I want to stand as close to the edge as I can without going over. Out on the edge you see all kinds of things you can’t see from the center. Kurt Vonnegut, Player Piano (via observando)
Never forget what you are, for surely the world will not. Make it your strength. Then it can never be your weakness. Armour yourself in it, and it will never be used to hurt you. George R.R. Martin (via observando)
They didn’t agree on much. In fact, they didn’t agree on anything. They fought all the time and challenged each other ever day. But despite their differences, they had one important thing in common. They were crazy about each other. Nicholas Sparks, The Notebook (via observando)