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being Quotes

13 of the best book quotes about being
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“I’m very good at the past. It’s the present I can’t understand.”
Nick Hornby
author
High Fidelity
book
understanding
the past
the present
living
being
concepts
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“It’s no wonder we’re all such a mess, is it? We’re like Tom Hanks in Big. Little boys and girls trapped in adult bodies and forced to get on with it. ”
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“He who sees all beings in the Self and the Self in all beings, he never turns away from It (the Self).”
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“All that we are is the result of what we have thought: it is founded on our thoughts, it is made up of our thoughts.”
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“Forget the rest, and be your BEST.”
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“Thank you...for gracing my life with your lovely presence, for adding the sweet measure of your soul to my existence.”
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“Heaven would never be heaven without you.”
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“After a while I came to an accommodation with this and stayed alive, a pathetic denizen of a half-world that was as much of my own making as it had been of Borden’s, or so I came to believe. I went through the winter in this miserable state, a failure even at self-destruction.”
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“Have compassion for all beings, rich and poor alike; each has their suffering. Some suffer too much, others too little.”
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“First of all, a soul is not something that you have. It is what you are.”
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“There is no need to justify your existence. You do not need to write or preach to justify yourselves, for instance. Being is its own justification.”
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Bridget is fed up with being an only child -- it’s too quiet. If she just had a brother or a sister, she wouldn’t feel so lonely.
Bridget
character
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“Charlotte believed in ghosts, for after all, she had been a kind of ghost herself.”

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