Look into your own heart, discover what it is that gives you pain… and then refuse, under any circumstance whatsoever, to inflict that pain on anybody else.
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It was the year they fell into devastating love. Neither one could do anything except think about the other, dream about the other, and wait for letters with the same impatience they felt when they answered them.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Love in the Time of Cholera
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My solitude doesn’t depend on the presence or absence of people; on the contrary, I hate who steals my solitude without, in exchange, offering me true company.
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All the things that truly matter — beauty, love, creativity, joy, inner peace — arise from beyond the mind.
The lover is always alone,
even surrounded with people; like water
and oil, he remains apart.
(Source: sayeda313, via picture-my-prophecy)