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By Rhiannon_4 DIAMOND
Sioux Falls, South Dakota

I give and you take; Can’t you change that for my sake? You make this too hard.
Rhiannon_4 DIAMOND, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
76 articles 87 photos 198 comments

Favorite Quote:
If you chase two rabbits, you will lose them both.
- Native American proverb

Do not go gentle into that good night but rage, rage against the dying of the light.
- Dylan Thomas

What is past is past -- it is the present and the future that concern us.
- Hiawatha, founder of the Iroquois Confederacy

#2 Poetry
By crubs33 DIAMOND
Lido Beach, New York
crubs33 DIAMOND, Lido Beach, New York
58 articles 3 photos 750 comments

Favorite Quote:
"The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud."- Coco Chanel
Life isn't about surviving the storm, it's about learning to dance in the rain.

#3 Poetry
By aspengeist BRONZE
Wyndmere, North Dakota
aspengeist BRONZE, Wyndmere, North Dakota
1 article 0 photos 3 comments
#4 Poetry
By Malcolm_Chase PLATINUM
Madison, South Dakota
Malcolm_Chase PLATINUM, Madison, South Dakota
32 articles 0 photos 161 comments

Favorite Quote:
Not all those who wander are lost
- J. R. R. Tolkien

Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it
- Confucius

Believe you can and you're halfway there
- Theodore Roosevelt

Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.
- Albert Camus

It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.
- Aristotle

Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I'm possible'!
- Audrey Hepburn

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart.
- Helen Keller

#5 Poetry
By sammyso3 SILVER
Hastings, Nebraska
sammyso3 SILVER, Hastings, Nebraska
9 articles 0 photos 21 comments

Favorite Quote:
"We have to be continually jumping off cliffs and developing our wings on the way down." Kurt Vonnegut

#6 Poetry
By AidanRobles PLATINUM
New Port Richey, Florida
AidanRobles PLATINUM, New Port Richey, Florida
20 articles 0 photos 3 comments

Favorite Quote:
"You ever notice how the drizzle in the night looks looks the fuzz in the TV screen?"

#7 Poetry
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#8 Poetry
By dthomas12 GOLD
New City, New York
dthomas12 GOLD, New City, New York
15 articles 0 photos 0 comments
#9 Poetry
By dthomas12 GOLD
New City, New York
dthomas12 GOLD, New City, New York
15 articles 0 photos 0 comments
#10 Poetry
By Strangecolor BRONZE
Ellicott City, Maryland
Strangecolor BRONZE, Ellicott City, Maryland
3 articles 0 photos 23 comments

Favorite Quote:
"Everything we do is insignificant, but it is very important that we do it." -Gandhi