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Personal Growth Quotes

14 of the best book quotes about personal growth
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Why do you want to shut out of your life any uneasiness, any misery, any depression, since after all you don’t know what work these conditions are doing inside you?
Rainer Maria Rilke
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Letters to a Young Poet
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Fritz Robinson
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Be happy about your growth, in which of course you can’t take anyone with you, and be gentle with those who stay behind.
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“The Pants had absorbed the summer. Maybe it was better that they couldn’t talk. They would let us remember more how we had felt, and less what had actually happened.”
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“Tonight was different. I felt like we were each separate and full to our edges with our own stories, mostly unshared. In a way it scared me, having a summer of experiences and feelings that belonged to me alone.”
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″As Marilyn Ferguson observed, ‘No one can persuade another to change. Each of us guards a gate of change that can only be opened from the inside. We cannot open the gate of another, either by argument or by emotional appeal.’ ″
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Draw close to people who honor your no, who cheer you on for telling the truth, who value your growth more than they value their own needs getting met or their own pathologies celebrated.”
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“the right one does not stand in your way they make space for you to step forward”
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“You need to know it’s your actions that will make you a good person, not desire.”
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“I want the loved person to grow and unfold for his own sake, and in his own ways, and not for the purpose of serving me.”
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“There are no formulas with God. The way in which God heals our wound is a deeply personal process. He is a person and he insists on working personally.”
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“life is always where we are.”
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“He said we were making this move to learn about bravery and courage. That sounded awfully familiar.”
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“It is only because of problems that we grow mentally and spiritually. When we desire to encourage the growth of the human spirit, we challenge and encourage the human capacity to solve problems, just as in school we deliberately set problems for our children to solve. It is through the pain of confronting and resolving problems that we learn.”
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“Move out or grow in any dimension and pain as well as joy will be your reward. A full life will be full of pain.”

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