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""We often feel that suffering will engulf us, or that the suffering will never end, but if we can realize that it too, will pass, or as the Buddhists say, that it is impermanent, we can survive them more easily & ...appreciate what we have to learn from them, find the meaning in them, so that we come out the other side, not embittered but ennobled. The depth of our suffering can also result in the height of our joy."" Jul 13, 2020 07:38AM

 
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When you haven’t yet had your heart really broken, the gospel isn’t about death and rebirth. It’s about life and more life.
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Elizabeth Gilbert
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John Green
“There comes a time when we realize that our parents cannot save themselves or save us, that everyone who wades through time eventually gets dragged out to sea by the undertow - that, in short, we are all going.”
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Elizabeth Gilbert
“Anyhow, the older I get, the less impressed I become with originality. These days, I’m far more moved by authenticity. Attempts at originality can often feel forced and precious, but authenticity has quiet resonance that never fails to stir me.”
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