Wise Words

A simple blog with inspiring quotations.

“Man is a history-making creature who can neither repeat his past nor leave it behind.”

—   Wystan Hugh Auden.

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“We all take different times to heal, because we all scar differently.”

—   Ashleigh Hagan (via ashleighviqueen)

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“Memory is a complicated thing, a relative to truth but not it’s twin.”

—   Barbara Kingsolver.

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“Culture being a pursuit of our total perfection by means of getting to know, on all the matters which most concern us, the best which has been thought and said in the world.”

—   Matthew Arnold

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“Someday, you’re going to meet someone that drives you mad; fight with, laugh with, and turns your life upside down.”

—   (via yhavingfun)

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“All sin tends to be addictive, and the terminal point of addiction is what is called damnation.”

—   Wystan Hugh Auden.

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“You lose yourself trying to hold on to someone who doesn’t care about losing you.”

—   Anonymous (via kurosai)

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“Our doubts are traitors
And make us lose the good we oft might win
By fearing to attempt”

—   William Shakespeare, Measure for Measure  (via daaaaaaavid)

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“What we have to learn to do, we learn by doing.”

—   Aristotle
Nicomachean Ethics, Bk. IV

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“The more I think it over, the more I feel that there is nothing more truly artistic than to love people.”

—   Vincent van Gogh (via tissah)

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