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Engleza de joi/ Endurance

Endurance = the ability to withstand hardship or adversity. “Passion has little to do with euphoria and everything to do with patience. It is not about feeling good. It is about endurance. Like patience, passion comes from the same Latin root:

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Engleza de joi/ Veil

Veil = a piece of fine material worn by women to protect or conceal the face. “Tell the truth through whichever veil comes to hand — but tell it. Resign yourself to the lifelong sadness that comes from never ­being satisfied.”

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Engleza de joi/ Porous

Porous = having minute interstices through which liquid or air may pass. “Make your ego porous. Will is of little importance, complaining is nothing, fame is nothing. Openness, patience, receptivity, solitude is everything.” – Rainer Maria Rilke   Art by Vladimir

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Engleza de joi/ Eccentric

Eccentric = unconventional and slightly strange. “Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric.” – Bertrand Russell Art by Michael Cheval.  

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Engleza de joi/ Lurk

Lurk =  to wait or move in a secret way so that you cannot be seen. “You must write every single day of your life… You must lurk in libraries and climb the stacks like ladders to sniff books like perfumes

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Engleza de joi/ Hermit

Hermit = a person living in solitude, recluse. “Consciousness is a born hermit.” – George Santayana Art by Tim White.

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Gaze

“A philosopher once asked, “Are we human because we gaze at the stars, or do we gaze at them because we are human?” Pointless, really…”Do the stars gaze back?” Now that’s a question.” – Neil Gaiman Yes, they do. When

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Engleza de joi/ Foretell

Foretell = to tell beforehand, to predict. “The moon is dark, and the gods dance in the night; there is terror in the sky, for upon the moon hath sunk an eclipse foretold in no books of men or of earth’s

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Chaos

One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star. –Friedrich Nietzsche   Art by Kinuko Y Craft.

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Engleza de joi/ Stitch

Stitch = one in-and-out movement of a threaded needle in sewing, embroidering, or suturing. “The magic is only in what books say, how they stitched the patches of the universe together into one garment for us.” ― Ray Bradbury  

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“Language is not like the sun,
heating and scorching
but like the moon
keeping secrets
and the arcane magic of the night
throwing stars
in the lilacs’ claws
till dawn.” -Iulia Halatz

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