Category Archives: Poetry

Quote: Langston Hughes (Personal)

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In an envelope marked:

Personal

God addressed me a letter.

In an envelope marked:

Personal

I have given my answer.

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QUOTE: Marcel Proust

“The real voyage of discovery consists
not in seeking new landscapes, but
in having new eyes.”

  • Marcel Proust

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QUOTE: Rumi “Raise your words”

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“Raise your words, not your voice. It
is rain that grows flowers, not
thunder.”

  • Rumi

(*also known as Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī)

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QUOTE: Nelson Mandela

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“For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.”

~ Nelson Mandela