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YOLO

YOLO (You Only Live Once) a phrase you most often hear people say just before they are about to do something irrational or silly, a phrase that encourages people to live life in the moment and think about the here and now. 524 more words

Die Nachtigall und die Rose - Oscar Wilde

She said that she would dance with me if I brought her red roses,’ cried the young Student; ‘but in all my garden there is no red rose.’ 2,316 more words

Literature

“Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else’s opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.” – Oscar Wilde

gregmercer601 reblogged this on Big Red Carpet Nursing and commented:

Never doubt Mr. Wilde. Dr Johnson famously said he was always right. In any case, there' important truth here. Far easier to follow, to copy, than to make your own choices. Far less rewarding too. We each choose: most for sheep's roles, and such are needed. Fortunately, a few of us choose otherwise.

3 Simple Pleasures

When you are forced to slow down;

When you cannot do all the things you desire;

Yearning and pining will only bring a frown…

But beauty and joy still abound, when to simple pleasures I aspire! 228 more words

“Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else’s opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.” – Oscar Wilde

Photo challenge day twenty-nine: black and white

This morning I went to the Toby Carvery with a friend of mine and her family for breakfast, and took advantage of the quietness and took a picture of the laid tables. 80 more words

Nikon Coolpix P510