Change is no loss, Will. Not always.
To want more was not just childish, but cowardly, and somehow constpatory too. Death was change; it led to new chances, new vacancies, new niches and opportunities; it was not all loss.
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What I need is the dandelion in the spring. The bright yellow that means rebirth instead of destruction. The promise that life can go on, no matter how bad our losses. That it can be good again.
A world without pain, loss, betrayal, hate, death, loneliness? Impossible!
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Blossom Tight Bud
Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.
Love burdens itself with the wants and woes and losses and even the wrongs of others.
I guess by now I should know enough about loss to realize that you never really stop missing someone-you just learn to live around the huge gaping hole of their absence.
Live immortals loss
...The first dictionaries were glossaries of Homeric words, intended to help Romans read the Iliad and Odyssey as well as other Greek literature employing the 'archaic' Homeric vocabulary.
Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.
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What a strange thing!
to be alive
beneath cherry blossoms.
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Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside while still alive. Never surrender.