Category: Quotes

“The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.” – Aristotle

“There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.” – Paulo Coelho

“Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to do the right thing, the dawn will come. You wait and watch and work: you don’t give up.” – Anne Lemott

“A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world.” – Joseph Addison

“I am a 24-year-old woman who suffered debilitating depression when I was a teenager. I used to cut myself with razors daily, and although I no longer engage in this behavior, I am left with horrible scars all over my arms and legs. The problem is that people I’ve just met have a tendency to ask me about the scars and I don’t know how to reply.” – unknown

“The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.” – Buddha

“Self-correction begins with self-knowledge.” – Baltasar Gracián

“I felt so stressed,
a mess;
treated like a dirty pest.
Everything was the trigger,
the problem got bigger.”
– Teardrop

“I was nearly in the hospital. I nearly cut my jugular vein.” – Angelina Jolie

“I knew it was time to stop but how could I? One time led to another to another to another, until the cuts finally stained permanent” – Kissakris, Pain Of Blood