There’s things that happen in a person’s life that are so scorched in the memory and burned into the heart that there’s no forgetting them.

— John Boyne

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And thus the heart will break, yet brokenly live on.

— George Gordon Byron

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Lighthouses don’t go running all over an island looking for boats to save; they just stand there shining.

— Anne Lamott

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Having a low opinion of yourself is not modesty it’s self-destruction.

— Bobby Sommer

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Don’t allow your wounds to transform you into someone you are not.

— Paulo Coehlo

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Sometimes, however, this sense of isolation, like acid spilling out of a bottle, can unconsciously eat away at a person’s heart and dissolve it.

— Haruki Murakami

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Some people say homosexuality is a sin. It’s not. God is perfectly cool with it, God feels the exact same way about homosexuality that God feels about heterosexuality. Now you might say, ‘Whoa, slow down. You move too fast. How could you have the audacity, the temerity, to speak on behalf of God?’ Exactly, that’s an excellent point and I pray that you remember it.

— Ted Alexandro

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