perfect moments

It is the hour to be drunken! To escape being the martyred slaves of time, be ceaselessly drunk. On wine, on poetry, or on virtue, as you wish.

—Charles Baudelaire

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I hereby arm myself for today with coffee and the willingness to be wrong.

—Audrey Assad 

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But she never looked back with regret. There were so many ways for things to get better.

—Amy Tan, The Joy Luck Club 

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You cannot find peace by avoiding life.

—Virginia Woolf

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If we are the same person before and after we loved, that means we haven’t loved enough.

—Elif Shafak, The Forty Rules of Love 

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