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GLAMOUR STAINS
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Most of us are not raised to actively encounter our destiny. We may not know that we have one. As children, we are seldom told we have a place in life that is uniquely ours alone. Instead, we are encouraged to believe that our life should somehow fulfill the expectations of others, that we will (or should) find our satisfactions as they have found theirs. Rather than being taugh to ask ourselves who we are, we are schooled to ask others. We are, in effect, trained to listen to others’ versions of ourselves. We are brought up in our life as told to us by someone else! When we survey our lives, seeking to fulfill our creativity, we often see we had a dream that went glimmering because we believed, and those around us believed, that the dream was beyond our reach. Many of us would have been, or at least might have been, done, tried something, if…
If we had known who we really were. by Julia Cameron (via
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Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life’s coming attractions. by Albert Einstein (via styleandsubstance)
Recognize what is your dream. And then put everything you have into that: your work, the relationships you surround yourself with, the food you put into your body. Everything you have control over in your world should feed that dream. by Christene Barberich
And what is the most terrible thing about boredom? Why do we rush to dispel it? Because it is a distraction-free state which soon enough reveals underlying unpalatable truths about existence—our insignificance, our meaningless existence, our inexorable progression to deterioration and death. by The Schopenhauer Cure , Irvin Yalom (via kissfromfoucault)

(Source: itsonlypretendingtobeachandelier, via fuckyeahexistentialism)

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