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Depression

“If you know someone who’s depressed, please resolve never to ask them why. Depression isn’t a straightforward response to a bad situation; depression just is, like the weather. Try to understand the blackness, lethargy, hopelessness, and loneliness

Each Day is a New Opportunity

“Although time seems to fly, it never travels faster than one day at a time. Each day is a new opportunity to live your life to the fullest. In each waking day, you will find scores of

It’s Hard to Let Go

“It hurts to let go. Sometimes it seems the harder you try to hold on to something or someone the more it wants to get away. You feel like some kind of criminal for having felt, for

Hold Fast to Dreams

“Hold fast to dreams,For if dreams dieLife is a broken-winged bird,That cannot fly.”  ― Langston Hughes Image credit: Broken Wing

We Are

“We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be.”  ― Kurt Vonnegut Image credit: I can’t pretend anymore. (204)

Sometimes Life Knocks You Down

“Sometimes life knocks you on your ass… get up, get up, get up!!! Happiness is not the absence of problems, it’s the ability to deal with them.”  ~Steve Maraboli~ Image credit: Untitled

Finish Each Day

“Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day. You shall begin

Depression is

“If you know someone who’s depressed, please resolve never to ask them why. Depression isn’t a straightforward response to a bad situation; depression just is, like the weather.Try to understand the blackness, lethargy, hopelessness, and loneliness they’re

Connections are Made with the Heart

“You can talk with someone for years, everyday, and still, it won’t mean as much as what you can have when you sit in front of someone, not saying a word, yet you feel that person with

Beauty

To be beautiful means to be yourself. You don’t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself. ~Thich Nhat Hanh~ Image credit: The Beauty of Old Age