This topic contains 14 replies, has 12 voices, and was last updated by  Anonymous 8 months ago.

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  • #86768
     Yellowflower 
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    Just wondering if any of you lovely ladies have any inspiring/ eye opening quotes. I’ve found a few that have hit me the last few days: I was your cure and you were my disease. I was saving you but you were killing me….When a toxic person can no longer control you they will try to control how others see you. The misfortune will seem unfair but stay above it trusting that other people will see the truth just as you did… She had not known the weight until she felt the freedom.

  • #86774
     KIP. 
    Participant

    You can’t go back and change the beginning, but you can start from now and change the ending. C S Lewis x

  • #86787
     AlwaysSorry 
    Participant

    ‘Good riddance to bad rubbish’ – by the lovely KIP

    • #86871
       HopeLifeJoy 
      Participant

      Quite right lol 😄

  • #86872
     HopeLifeJoy 
    Participant

    I can relate to your last one particularly well
    ‘She had not known the weight until she felt the freedom.’😌

    ‘It’s ok to be me’ by me 🙃

  • #86894
     EbonyRaven 
    Participant

    Grief is a matter of the heart and soul. Grieve your loss, allow it in, and spend time with it. Suffering is the optional part.

    Louise Hay & David Kessler

    Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside whilst still alive. – Tupac

    The soul always knows what to do to heal itself. The challenge is to silence the mind – Caroline Myss

    I will never understand why you held me if you were afraid of my warmth. You should have known I was a fire. — Rupi Kaur

  • #89425
     Escapee 
    Participant

    Tene Edwards

    Know your worth

    You must find the courage to leave the table if respect is no longer being served.

  • #89533
     HunkyDory 
    Participant

    Sometimes, when one door closes, you just need to nail a board over it. True. 😂

  • #89534
     KIP. 
    Participant

    Sometimes you have to burn bridges to prevent you going back over them 👍

  • #90476
     Newbeginnings1234 
    Participant

    “I don’t know what my future holds, but it’s not your hand”
    “Don’t be afraid to start over again. This time you’re not starting from scratch, you’re starting from experience”

  • #92866
     Justholdingon 
    Participant

    These are all lovely. I came on the positive board to pick myself up.

  • #92876
     Iwantmeback 
    Participant

    What keeps me strong and motivated, all the women on here. My favourite story is an excerpt from The women who run with wolves, there was a young woman trying to see what was going on at a gathering of the clans, she noticed an older woman and offered her her shoulders to stand on and the old woman replied, no you stand on my shoulders as I stand on the shoulders of the women who came before me. As the young woman looked more closely she saw that the old woman was indeed standing on the shoulders of even older woman than she, stretching back to the first woman of time. The moral of this story being that we learn from those who went before us, that is the circle of life.
    IWMB 💞💞

  • #92903
     lover of no contact 
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    I love that book “Women who run with the wolves “ by Clarissa Estes Pinkola. My favourite story is “Bluebeard” where she ends up with an abuser and how she gets awareness (opens the room he forbids her to open and it’s full of dead bones). She survives and gets free using help from others.

  • #92910
     Anonymous

    Let go of what is killing you, even though it is killing you to let go

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