I suppose that's a common conceit, that you've already been so damaged that damage itself, in its totality, make you safe.
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Lionel Shriver (born Margaret Ann Shriver in 1957) is an American journalist and author.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch ...
Immature love says: I love you because I need you. Mature love says: I need you because I love you.
Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.
What can't be cured must be endured.
Imagination grows by exercise, and contrary to common belief, is more powerful in the mature than in the young.
Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day; begin it ...
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