that defines you

I hope you’ll discover, as I have, that its not what lands you in the dark woods that defines you, but what you do to make it out.

– Joseph Luzzi, In a Dark Wood


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8 Comments

  1. Posted September 4, 2015 at 4:54 am | Permalink

    Great quote! Thank you for sharing.

  2. Posted September 4, 2015 at 6:27 am | Permalink

    Such truth. Glad you’re back.

  3. Posted September 4, 2015 at 6:42 am | Permalink

    Love these words, Lindsey. Thank you.

  4. Posted September 4, 2015 at 9:57 am | Permalink

    So true. If we could all remember this. Always. I’m printing this one out. Thanks for sharing.

  5. Posted September 4, 2015 at 10:06 am | Permalink

    Wow. Yes. Needed this today. Thank you. Xoxo

  6. Jeanne
    Posted September 4, 2015 at 4:53 pm | Permalink

    Thank you for the thought, missed your blog, look forward to your posts.

  7. Posted September 5, 2015 at 7:06 am | Permalink

    This quote rings so true to me. It’s an especially good assessment of childhood and family trauma. You are dealt a deck and you must choose how to play the hand. Thanks LM for sparking a thought!

  8. Posted September 13, 2015 at 1:51 pm | Permalink

    I love this so much. Been thinking about it all week.

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