Quotes by silvershoes

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  • Don't tell one who writes of grief to rethink their "I" statements. When you know they had tears on their hands as they wrote, don't say the poem could be better. You might as well say their grief could be worse.

    1 year ago
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  • If someone shares a poem with you that is meant to help close an open wound, they don't want your opinion. They want your hand on their shoulder, gripping it tight.

    1 year ago
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  • I wish I could believe in heaven. What a gift it would be to believe I will see you again someday. And what a punishment it is feeling in my heart that I won't.

    11 months ago
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  • The older I get, the more I realize the less I matter
    except to a few, and the pressure grows daily to become
    everything to them.

    2 years ago
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  • Maybe finding someone to share everything with is not the point.
    Maybe the point is to find love for yourself and feel fulfilled in the self-consciousness of individuality. Love what you love because you love it. No more.

    2 years ago
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  • What we choose not to say, says something.

    5 years ago
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  • Sometimes it takes 10 years to discover if someone is your friend, only because sometimes it takes 10 years before your friendship is tested.

    5 years ago
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  • Many pretend to be your friend, but they will spill your secrets for free, encourage self deception for fear you will resent their honesty, gloat at your shortcomings, and stand silent while enemies condemn you.

    5 years ago
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  • Death happens to the living.

    5 years ago
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  • The harder you force it, the more the cracks show.

    4 years ago
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