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The happiness of God-Almighty from seeing a sinner repenting is much more than the joy of a lone traveler who finds his missing animal together with the provisions of journey in a dark night. Imam Baqir (a.s) ~ Kitab al-Kafi ~ Volume: 2, Page: 436 
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I have this weird obsession about buying books and looking at them with a smile, even if I won’t read them soon. At least they are mine now. (via saroabdelaziz)

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Be very, very careful what you put into that head, because you’ll never, ever get it out. Thomas Cardinal Wolsey  (via stellablu)

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‎”A good character is, in all cases, the fruit of personal exertion. It is not inherited from parents; it is not created by external advantages; it is no necessary appendage of birth, wealth, talents, or station; but it is the result of one’s own endeavors - the fruit and reward of good principles manifested in a course of virtuous and honorable action.” - Joel Hawes (via mingdorkie)

i want to live so densely. lush. and slow in the next few years, that a year becomes ten years, and my past becomes only a page in the book of my life. nayyirah waheed (via nayyirahwaheed)

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