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“Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”
George Bernard Shaw
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“Only once in your life, I truly believe, you find someone who can completely turn your world around. You tell them things that you’ve never shared with another soul and they absorb everything you say and actually want to hear more. You share hopes for the future, dreams that will never come true, goals that were never achieved and the many disappointments life has thrown at you. When something wonderful happens, you can’t wait to tell them about it, knowing they will share in your excitement. They are not embarrassed to cry with you when you are hurting or laugh with you when you make a fool of yourself. Never do they hurt your feelings or make you feel like you are not good enough, but rather they build you up and show you the things about yourself that make you special and even beautiful. There is never any pressure, jealousy or competition but only a quiet calmness when they are around. You can be yourself and not worry about what they will think of you because they love you for wh ...more Bob Marley
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The Art of War by Sun Tzu
“Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win”
Sun Tzu
The Autumn of the Patriarch by Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez
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The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order by Samuel P. Huntington
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Tales from Moominvalley by Tove Jansson
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¡Diles que no me maten! by Juan Rulfo
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El Llano en llamas by Juan Rulfo
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Charles Bukowski
“Love is a form of prejudice. You love what you need, you love what makes you feel good, you love what is convenient. How can you say you love one person when there are ten thousand people in the world that you would love more if you ever met them? But you'll never meet them. All right, so we do the best we can. Granted. But we must still realize that love is just the result of a chance encounter. Most people make too much of it. On these grounds a good fuck is not to be entirely scorned. But that's the result of a chance meeting too. You're damned right. Drink up. We'll have another.”
Charles Bukowski

George Carlin
“Never underestimate the power of stupid people in large groups.”
George Carlin

Terry Goodkind
“Once you place that crown of liar on your head, you can take it off again, but it leaves a stain for all time.”
Terry Goodkind, Soul of the Fire

Charles Bukowski
“Find what you love and let it kill you.”
Charles Bukowski

Heraclitus
“The Only Thing That Is Constant Is Change -”
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