Category Archives: Lifestyle

Prosperity leading to blindness


Prosperity can lead to a sense of independence
that blinds us
to how inadequate we actually are to provide for ourselves.


Dutch version / Nederlandse versie > Blindmakende welvaart

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Further reading

  1. Your Dreams Are A Thought Away
  2. The Bigger Picture
  3. Words of the wise
  4. Prosperity of your soul
  5. Well spring of life
  6. Sluggard or Diligent
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Imperfect and real or perfect articifical


Better imperfect and real, then made minikin.

Dutch version / Nederlandse versie > Onvolmaakt en echt of gemaakt volmaakt

English: Artamia bernieri = Oriolia bernieri (...

English: Artamia bernieri = Oriolia bernieri (Bernier’s Vanga), imperfect plumage Français : Artamia bernieri = Oriolia bernieri (Oriolie de Bernier), plumage imparfait (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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Not pushed by problems, but guided by dreams


Make sure you are not pushed by problems,
but you are guided by your dreams.


Dutch version / Nederlandse versie > Niet geduwd door problemen maar geleid door dromen

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Life that goes on


“In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life:
it goes on.”
― Robert Frost


Dutch version / Nederlandse versie > Doorgaand leven

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Dancing, Loving, Singing and Living


“You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching,
Love like you’ll never be hurt,
Sing like there’s nobody listening,
And live like it’s heaven on earth.”
― William W. Purkey


Dutch version / Nederlandse versie > Dansen, Liefheben, Zingen en leven

Nederlands: Negatief. Mannen dansen en zingen ...

Men dance and sing on the death ritual (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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When to deserve me


“I’m selfish, impatient and a little insecure.
I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle.
But if you can’t handle me at my worst,
then you sure as hell don’t deserve me at my best.”
Marilyn Monroe


Dutch version / Nederlandse versie > Wanneer mij te verdienen

Cropped screenshot of Marilyn Monroe and Keith...

Cropped screenshot of Marilyn Monroe and Keith Andes from the trailer for the film Clash by Night (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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Don’t cry because it’s over



“Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.”
Dr. Seuss


Dutch version / Nederlandse versie > Ween niet omdat het voorbij is

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Willing to be little


“A great man is always willing to be little.”
― Ralph Waldo Emerson


Dutch version / Nederlandse versie > Bereid om klein te zijn

" Waldo Emerson, head-and-shoulders portr...

” Waldo Emerson, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right / engraved and published by S.A. Schoff … from an original drawing by Sam W. Rowse in the possession of Charles Eliot Norton, Esq. ; S.A. Schoff.” Engraving. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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Your only limitations are those you set upon yourself


“Believe in your infinite potential.
Your only limitations are those you set upon yourself.”
― Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart


Dutch version / Nederlandse versie > Jouw enige beperkingen zijn diegene die je op jezelf hebt gesteld

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No Friendship is an accident


No Friendship is an accident.

Dutch version / Nederlandse versie > Vriendschap gebeurt niet per ongeluk

Friendship.

Friendship. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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