Tag: #motivation

In bloom

I am in awe of flowers.Not because of their colors,but because even though theyhave dirt in their roots,they still grow.They still bloom.D. Antoinette Foy I have always loved March: even if spring comes only at the end of the month, I have always considered it the “regrowth” month. It starts getting dark late, you can…

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My 2cents on dreams

“If you can dream it, you can do it.”—Walt Disney “Where there is a will, there is a way”-Pauline Kael “Impossible is Nothing”-Muhammad Ali I have been thinking about writing this post for a while. As you might be aware, at the end of last year I decided to create my own advent calendar, to…

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To making mistakes

“I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world. You’re doing things you’ve never done before, and more importantly, you’re Doing Something. So that’s my wish for you, and…

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Something red, something tasty

“There are some things, after all, that Sally Owens knows for certain: Always throw spilled salt over your left shoulder. Keep rosemary by your garden gate. Add pepper to your mashed potatoes. Plant roses and lavender, for luck. Fall in love whenever you can.” ― Alice Hoffman, Practical Magic When it comes to following traditions, Italy takes…

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The content(edness) calendar-Day 21

“And thence we came forth to see again the stars”.-Inferno, Canto XXXIV by Dante Alighieri The Divine Comedy basically describe Dante’s travel through Hell, Purgatory, and Heaven, with the aim to find God. The Inferno book ends with this quote “E quindi uscimmo a riveder le stelle”, that translate as “and thence we came forth…

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