There is no place like home.

L. Frank Baum, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
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Information is a lot like water; it’s hard to hold on to, and hard to keep from leaking away.

Ruth Ozeki, A Tale for the Time Being
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I have never found anybody who could stand to accept the daily demonstrative love I feel in me, and give back as good as I give.

Sylvia Plath, The Journals of Sylvia Plath
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Thank God, that negative bitch is out of my life. i can finally breathe. she almost consumed my soul.

A. Abraham
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My attitude was always to keep open, to keep scanning. I think that’s how things work in nature. Many people are close-minded, rigid, and that’s not my inclination.

Jonas Salk
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I was looking for myself and asking everyone except myself questions which I, and only I, could answer.

Ralph Ellison, Invisible Man
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That’s who you really like. The people you can think out loud in front of.

John Green, An Abundance of Katherines 
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Of course motivation is not permanent. But then, neither is bathing; but it is something you should do on a regular basis.

Zig Ziglar, Raising Positive Kids in a Negative World
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Si nada nos salva de la muerte,
al menos que el amor nos salve de la vida.

Javier Velaza, Los arrancados 

  • Translation: “If nothing saves us from death, may love at least save us from life.”
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I care so much about everything that I care about nothing.

William Saroyan, My Heart’s in the Highlands
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We are always the same age inside.

Gertrude Stein
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Remember if people talk behind your back, it only means you are two steps ahead.

Fannie Flagg, Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe
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Nonsense wakes up the brain cells. And it helps develop a sense of humor, which is awfully important in this day and age. Humor has a tremendous place in this sordid world. It’s more than just a matter of laughing. If you can see things out of whack, then you can see how things can be in whack.

Dr. Seuss
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sobremesa
[soh-breh-meh-sah]

(noun) This is an untranslatable Spanish word used to describe the period spent after a meal; after lunch/dinner conversation, usually after lunch before returning to work in Spain. It is a time used to socialize and fully digest the savory food, which had been shared among family and friends. In portuguese sobremesa is defined as dessert. 

  • literally: sobre, above, mesa, table. 
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There are two motives for reading a book; one, that you enjoy it; the other, that you can boast about it.

Bertrand Russell
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