Category Archives: Randomness That Still Applies

36 Quotes For When You Need To Motivate Yourself To Keep Going

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Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, don’t sit at home and think about it. Go out and get busy.

Dale Carnegie


Nobody is born a warrior, in exactly the same way that nobody is born an average man. We make ourselves into one or the other.

Carlos Castaneda


You must be the person you have never had the courage to be. Gradually, you will discover that you are that person, but until you can see this clearly, you must pretend and invent.

Paulo Coelho


There are times to stay put and what you want will come to you, and there are times to go out into the world and find such a thing for yourself.

Lemony Snicket


Never mind searching for who you are. Search for the person you aspire to be.

Robert Brault


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Everybody’s Free (to Wear Sunscreen)

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It’s always amazing to find something that you can relate to so effortlessly. Take a moment and listen to this. Maybe it’ll tell you something new. Maybe it’ll let you know that you are not alone in your thoughts. Maybe it’ll bring a smile to your face.

Baz Luhrman:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sTJ7AzBIJoI

23 Earnest, Totally Legitimate Pieces Of Advice For College Students

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1. Get a real email address. Even if you don’t plan on going corporate when you graduate, trust that your high school moniker does not translate into the real world. No one wants to hire, date, or bang Sk8erG33k99@aim.com.

2. And while you’re at it, make sure it’s a Gmail account? Maybe y’all know this already, but AIM basically doesn’t exist after college. Gchat or bust.

3. Do not miss out on huge opportunities (like living in another country for a little more than your regular tuition, if that) because you’re afraid or because you don’t want to miss out on what’s happening on campus. Campus will be there when you get back, and leaving the country will never be easier or cheaper.

4. Understand your finances. Like, go to the financial aid office and figure out what moves you need to make (if any) to get on the…

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