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The Power of Hurtful Words: A Commentary on Women’s Relationships in Blogging

Today I received the following comment on an old post of mine, I've just found your... er, blog. It's more than just a blog, it's like reading a letter from a friend. What a fantastic compliment!
  • Annette

    Funny quote by Mark Twain - No truer words have been said!

  • Excellent Quotations

    “ It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt. ” ~ Mark Twain #better #people #think #fool #doubt #MarkTwain #quotes #quoteoftheday #thoughtfortheday

  • Jennifer Pickard

    a well known , true, quote long before my father made it well known to me.

  • Colette

    Mark Twain! I need to remember this

  • Gabrielle Larkan

    life lesson no.2

  • Brooke Gibson

    Mark Twain words of wisdom

  • Charmayne Burton

    Mark Twain. Favorite Quote of all time.

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ee cummings. It's TRUE. It takes courage to be vulnerable, to be honest, to be true to yourself. It takes courage to grow older, to take responsibility for your own choices, to lead your own life. Have faith in you.

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    Finally getting there.

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    The sentiment makes perfect sense but there are days when it's most enjoyable to simply behave like a child.

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You own everything that happened to you. Tell your stories. If people wanted you to write warmly about them, they should've behaved better.

when we make a change, it's so easy to interpret our unsettledness as unhappiness, and our unhappiness as a result of having made the wrong decision. our mental and emotional states fluctuate madly when we make big changes in our lives, and somedays we could tight-rope across manhattan, and other days we are too weary to clean our teeth, this is normal. this is natural. this is change. - jeanette winterson