The more anger towards the past you carry in your heart, the less capable you are of loving in the present.

— Barbara De Angelis

The most craziest Barbara De Angelis quotes that are glad to read

You don't develop courage by being happy in your relationships everyday.

You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity.

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Love and kindness are never wasted. They always make a difference. They bless the one who receives them, and they bless you, the giver.

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Women need real moments of solitude and self-reflection to balance out how much of ourselves we give away.

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Men are just as sensitive, and in some ways more sensitive, than women are.

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You never lose by loving. You always lose by holding back. The heart will break... but broken live on.

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Temporary feelings of regret are a normal part of the mourning process.

This helps us retrieve our lost dreams. If we hold on to regret, we risk trapping ourselves in a prison of unrealized dreams from which it is difficult to escape.

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The journey between what you once were and who you are now becoming is where the dance of life really takes place.

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Marriage is not a noun; it's a verb. It isn't something you get. It's something you do. It's the way you love your partner every day.

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What allows us, as human beings, to psychologically survive life on earth, with all of its pain, drama, and challenges, is a sense of purpose and meaning

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It takes a lot of courage to be the same person on the outside that you are on the inside.

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Love is a force more formidable than any other.

It is invisible - it cannot be seen or measured, yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more joy than any material possession could.

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Love is a force more formidable than any other.

It is invisible -- it cannot be seen or measured, yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more joy than any material possession could.

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About Barbara De Angelis

Quotes 71 sayings
Nationality American
Profession Writer
Birthday October 16

Your passion is your true power. The more you discover and express your passion for life, the more irresistible you will become to others.

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Love's greatest gift is its ability to make everything it touches sacred.

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No one is in control of your happiness but you;

therefore, you have the power to change anything about yourself or your life that you want to change.

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At the end of our time on earth, if we have lived fully, we will not be able to say, 'I was always happy.' Hopefully, we will be able to say, 'I have experienced a lifetime of real moments, and many of them were happy moments.'

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Happiness is not an acquisition - it is a skill.

We do not experience happiness because of what we get. We experience happiness because of how we live each moment.

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Difficult times always create opportunities for you to experience more love in your life.

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Living with integrity means... behaving in ways that are in harmony with your personal values.

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If you don't develop your skill at enjoying what you have, you won't be any happier when you get more.

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Love and kindness are never wasted.

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We need to find the courage to say NO to the things and people that are not serving us if we want to rediscover ourselves and live our lives with authenticity.

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Only when your consciousness is totally focused on the moment you are in can you receive whatever gift, lesson, or delight that moment has to offer.

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In order to experience everyday spirituality, we need to remember that we are spiritual beings spending some time in a human body.

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The more connections you and your lover make, not just between your bodies, but between your minds, your hearts, and your souls, the more you will strengthen the fabric of your relationship, and the more real moments you will experience together.

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No matter what age you are, or what your circumstances might be, you are special, and you still have something unique to offer. Your life, because of who you are, has meaning.

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The obstacles in our path are not blocking us-they are redirecting us.

Their purpose is not to interfere with our happiness; it is to point us toward new routes to our happiness, new possibilities, new doorways.

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A wise word is more rare than the green emerald, and one can find the word of wisdom even amongst the slave girls making grain.

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When you make a commitment to a relationship, you invest your attention and energy in it more profoundly because you now experience ownership of that relationship.

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Men aren't the way they are because they want to drive women crazy;

they've been trained to be that way for thousands of years. And that training makes it very difficult for men to be intimate.

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If you aren't good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you'll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren't even giving to yourself.

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When I look for happiness, I lose it. When I stop looking, and surrender to where I am, I find it.

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A man's brain has a more difficult time shifting from thinking to feeling than a women's brain does.

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If your day is full of little mean, dark thoughts, is it any wonder you feel crabby? Maybe it's because you let your mind run wild like a dog putting its nose into garbage everywhere.

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The greatest gift you and your partner can give your children is the example of an intimate, healthy, and loving relationship.

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Don't be proud of what you know, and don't be self-confident if you are learned.

Be open to advice from the unlearned as well as from the learned. Art knows no limit, and the artists will never achieve perfection.

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Passion begins where your bodies unite and ends where your souls dance.

When your spirits can join together at the same time as your bodies become one, then all of you will be making love. There will be nothing left between you that is not love. This is sacred communion. This is ecstasy.

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If you let your mind talk you out of things that aren't logical, you're going to have a very boring life. Because grace isn't logical. Love isn't logical. Miracles aren't logical.

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It is easy to be mindless in America, because dreaming of and living for a better tomorrow is the American way. ... The problem is, in the second half of the twentieth century, we have gotten so good at living for tomorrow that most of us spend very little time in the present.

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The real act of marriage takes place in the heart, not in the ballroom or church or synagogue. It's a choice you make - not just on your wedding day, but over and over again - and that choice is reflected in the way you treat your husband or wife.

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When you live with constant gratitude, your life will become a living prayer.

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There has never been, and never again will be a human being like you.

There is nothing ordinary about you. If you feel ordinary, it is because you have chosen to hide the extraordinary parts of yourself from the world.

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I believe tears are holy, because they show us that the ice of our heart is melting.

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One of the most courageous things we do is change.

If everyone says you're wonderful every time you wear a red dress, and you change to yellow, that takes courage.

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Passion acts like a magnet that attracts us to its source.

We are drawn to people who radiate with passion, who live with passion, who breathe with passion. Your passion is your true power. The more you discover and express your passion for life, the more irresistible you will become to others.

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The real act of marriage takes place in the heart, not in the ballroom or church or synagogue. It's a choice you make -- not just on your wedding day, but over and over again -- and that choice is reflected in the way you treat your husband or wife.

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in all codependent relationships, the rescuer needs the victim as much as the victim needs the rescuer.

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To succeed, you have to do something and be very bad at it for a while.

You have to look bad before you can look really good.

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You can't ask for what you want unless you know what it is.

A lot of people don't know what they want or they want much less than they deserve. First you have figure out what you want. Second, you have to decide that you deserve it. Third, you have to believe you can get it. And, fourth, you have to have the guts to ask for it.

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