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truth

“We must take care that everything doesn’t get so dreadfully serious. We must play, but we must play seriously.” – Hans J. Wegner

“and when at last you find someone…”

“And when at last you find someone to whom you feel you can pour out your soul, you stop in shock at the words you utter — they are so rusty, so ugly, so meaningless and feeble from being kept in the small cramped dark inside you so long.” – Sylvia Plath so true… and […]

people get stuck…

i picked up this book by donald miller last month after hearing about it for a couple of years and then being reminded of it when erin loechner referenced it in her post about slowing down. excellent read, by the way. she mentioned a passage in it that said: “People get stuck, thinking they are […]

apparently i needed this reminder…

“Never make someone a priority when all you are to them is an option.” -Maya Angelou

anything is possible

no one really knows where this came from but the idea is that is was in a macintosh commercial in the 1980′s. i remember it and was reminded of it again when someone gave it to me recently.   If there was ever a time to dare, to make a difference, to embark on something […]

to love…

“To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything, and your heart will certainly be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact, you must give your heart to no one, not even to an animal. Wrap it carefully round with hobbies and little luxuries; avoid all entanglements; […]

dorothy parker

i’ve been reading some dorothy parker again. i love her. always have. she has the best quotes ever. “Beauty is only skin deep, but ugly goes clean to the bone.” one of my faves: “I don’t know much about being a millionaire, but I’ll bet I’d be darling at it.”  and this one too: “I […]

love it

“And by the way, everything in life is writable about if you have the outgoing guts to do it, and the imagination to improvise. The worst enemy to creativity is self-doubt.”— Sylvia Plath