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hurting ourselves Quotes

Seven of the best book quotes about hurting ourselves
  1. #1
    “Don’t sabotage yourself. There are plenty of other people willing to do that for free.”
  2. #2
    “In actuality, misery is a moment of suffering allowed to become everything. So, when feeling miserable, we must look wider than what hurts. When feeling a splinter, we must, while trying to remove it, remember there is a body that is not splinter, and a spirit that is not splinter, and a world that is not splinter.”
  3. #3
    “If you take in someone else’s poison – thinking you can cure them by sharing it – you will instead store it within you.”
  4. #4
    “Holding anger is a poison. It eats you from inside. We think that hating is a weapon that attacks the person who harmed us. But hatred is a curved blade. And the harm we do, we do to ourselves.”
  5. #5
    “Emotional CPR. We try our hardest to force life into things that must die and that’s what hurts the most.”
  6. #6
    “One day your love for yourself
    will outweigh the love
    that keeps you holding onto someone
    who chooses to hurt you;”
  7. #7
    “and so I’ve learned to expect
    nothing
    sometimes my emotional switch
    remains off
    you can’t get hurt if you feel
    nothing”