"Most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to reply."
— Stephen R. Covey (via palestinianliberator)
(Source: onlinecounsellingcollege, via psych-facts)
"You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength."
— Marcus Aurelius (via psych-facts)
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"You don’t need religion to have morals. If you can’t determine right from wrong then you lack empathy, not religion."
"Someone once told me that human beings have three dimensions: how you see yourself, how others see you, and how you want others to see you. The closer the distance between the three dimensions, the more at peace you are and the more stable you become."
— Marwa Rakha (The Poison Tree)
"If we magnified our successes as much as we magnify our disappointments, we’d all be much happier."
— Abraham Lincoln (via psych-facts)
"You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them."
— Maya Angelou (via flypurely)
"Act like you trust people, but don’t."
— (via catharinethegreat)
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