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People are supposed to fear the unknown

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“People are supposed to fear the unknown, but ignorance is bliss when knowledge is so damn frightening.” Laurell K. Hamilton







For my part, I travel not to go

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“For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.” Robert Louis Stevenson







The only real security is not in owning or possessing

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“The only real security is not in owning or possessing, not in demanding or expecting, not in hoping even. Security in a relationship lies neither in looking back to what it was, nor forward to what it might be, but living in the present and accepting it as it is now.” Anne Morrow Lindbergh





You can be the ripest, juiciest peach in the world

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“You can be the ripest, juiciest peach in the world, and there’s still going to be somebody who hates peaches.” Dita Von Teese







Tact is the art of making a point without making

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“Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.” Isaac Newton








Coincidences give you opportunities to look more

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“Coincidences give you opportunities to look more deeply into your existence.” Doug Dillon



The almost insoluble task is to let neither the power of others

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“The almost insoluble task is to let neither the power of others, nor our own powerlessness, stupefy us.” Theodor Adorno



The moment you feel like you

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“The moment you feel like you have to prove your worth to someone is the moment to absolutely and utterly walk away.” Alysia Harris



I’ve been accused of being old before

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“I’ve been accused of being old before my time more than once. It’s true that I’ve always felt and affinity for, and been comfortable around, older people. I attribute this to a childhood spent around my grandparents – and even a great-grandparent or two. I wouldn’t trade those experiences for anything.” Jon Meacham



Too often a sense of loyalty depends on admiration

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“Too often a sense of loyalty depends on admiration, and if we can’t admire, it is difficult to be loyal.” Aimee Buchanan