Tagged: Life

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The Unbearable Lightness of Being

“The heavier the burden, the closer our lives come to the earth, the more real and truthful they become. Conversely, the absolute absence of burden causes man to be lighter than air, to soar into heights, take leave of the earth and his earthly being, and become only half real, his movements as free as they are insignificant. What then shall we choose? Weight or lightness?”

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GiovannisRoom

Somebody…should have told us that not many people have ever died of love.  But multitudes have perished, and are perishing every hour — and in the oddest places! — for the lack of it.

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The Perks of Being A Wallfloer - UK

So I guess we are who we are for a lot of reasons.  And maybe we’ll never know most of them.  But even if we don’t have the power to choose where we come from, we can still choose where we go from there.