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Twice Blessed

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This poem by David Whyte reminds us to be grateful for every day and every version of ourselves that is possible.

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Try to Praise the Mutilated World

Though the world is full of suffering, we can remember its beauty, and praise it.

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Enough

This lovely prayer of a poem reminds us to let it be; powerful advice put so simply.

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Just Beyond Yourself

This poem by David Whyte inspires the reader to step outside their comfort zone and forget fear in order to find true self-fulfillment.

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Song of Myself, 51

This poem about discovery, change, and transformation contains Whitman's arguably most famous lines: “Do I contradict myself? / Very well then I contradict myself, / (I am large, I contain multitudes.)”

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"The Sun Never Says"

This Hafiz-inspired poem by Daniel Ladinsky shows the nature of unconditional love and that selfless quality of really being able to love someone well.

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Listen to the Mustn'ts

A wonderful reminder from Shel Silverstein to never let others limit your potential.

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Rest

Sometimes we glimpse that everything's okay just as it is. Everything's fine.

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What Issa Heard

We will always have sorrow, but we will always have beauty as well.

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From Blossoms

We can live purely in the joy of the moment.

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Mindful

We can become one with the world by keeping our senses open to the extraordinary all around us.

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