It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.
e. e. cummings (via sophianism)

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All ran towards their chains believing that they were securing their liberty

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New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not already common.
John Locke, An Essay Concerning Human Understanding (via greatliteraryquotations)

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All men by nature desire to know.
Aristotle, Metaphysics (via greatliteraryquotations)

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Two principles we should always have ready — that there is nothing good or evil save in the will; and that we are not to lead events, but to follow them.
Epictetus, Discourses, Book III, Ch. 10 (via dharmasimulation)

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jenesuispasfollevoussavez:

Quand en fait, je ne me sens pas tellement intégrée dans ma promo.
When I actually feel like I don’t belong in my own class.

jenesuispasfollevoussavez:

Quand en fait, je ne me sens pas tellement intégrée dans ma promo.

When I actually feel like I don’t belong in my own class.

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I cannot teach anyone anything. I can only make them think.

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