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  • GiveEmKel shared from State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
    Never be so focused on what you’re looking for that you overlook the thing you actually find.”
    Note: Love the gifts you have been given. You may already have what you seek.
  • GiveEmKel shared from State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
    “Martin Rapp was more than my teacher. He was the man I wanted to be. He was fully engaged with his life every minute that he lived it. He didn’t trudge along doing what someone else told him to do. He was never a cog in the wheel. He held his head up and looked at the world around him.
    Note: A fully engaged life.
  • GiveEmKel shared from The Paris Wife: A Novel by Paula Mclain
    You are everything good and straight and fine and true—and I see that so clearly now, in the way you’ve carried yourself and listened to your own heart. You’ve changed me more than you know, and will always be a part of everything I am. That’s one thing I’ve learned from this. No one you love is ever truly lost.  
  • GiveEmKel shared from The Paris Wife: A Novel by Paula Mclain
    “I want to write one true sentence,” he said. “If I can write one sentence, simple and true, every day, I’ll be satisfied.
    Note: Hem on writing.
  • GiveEmKel shared from The Paris Wife: A Novel by Paula Mclain
    What had Ernest said way back when in Chicago? Love is a beautiful liar? Beauty was a liar, too.
    Note: Love & Beauty