If you can approach the world’s complexities, both its glories and its horrors, with an attitude of humble curiosity, acknowledging that however deeply you have seen, you have only scratched the surface, you will find worlds within worlds, beauties you could not heretofore imagine, and your own mundane preoccupations will shrink to proper size, not all that important in the greater scheme of things.
— ― Daniel C. Dennett, Breaking the Spell: Religion as a Natural Phenomenon
Normal waking consciousness, dream states, emotional states, and other states of consciousness are different realities. Somewhat like channels of the TV receiver. As you walk down the street you can tune your “receiver” into the world of any number of channels. Each way of tuning creates a very different street. But the street doesn’t change. You do.
Ram Dass Truth.

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I do my thing, and you do your thing. I am not in this world to live up to your expectations, and you are not in this world to live up to mine. You are you, and I am I, and if by chance we find each other, it’s beautiful.
Frederick E. Perl 

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I think that when we look for love courageously, it reveals itself, and we wind up attracting even more love. If one person really wants us, everyone does. But if we’re alone, we become even more alone. Life is strange.
Paulo Coelho, The Zahir . Truth. 

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Don’t throw yourself out on another’s whim. People change, as do intentions and as a result, consequences. Live for yourself, love those around you, but realize that they’ve got their own agendas.
Alex Gaskarth. Truth.

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I believe there comes a time,
When everything just falls in line,
We live and learn from our mistakes,
The deepest cuts are healed with faith.
— Pat Benatar. 
Cherish your solitude.
Take trains by yourself to places you have never been to.
Sleep alone under the stars.
Learn how to drive a stick shift.
Go so far away that you stop being afraid of not coming back.
Say no whenever you don’t want to do something. Say yes to your instincts even if everyone around you disagrees.
Decide whether you want to be liked or admired. Decide if fitting in is more important than finding out what you’re doing here.
Believe in kissing.
— Eve Ensler
That’s the thing about our lives isn’t it? It’s so easy to fall asleep when there’s nothing to keep us awake.
— An Education
Don’t listen to anyone who tells you that you can’t do this or that. That’s nonsense. Make up your mind, then have a go at everything. Go anywhere you want to. But never, never let them persuade you that things are too difficult or impossible.

Douglas Bader 

Impossible is of the mind.

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