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Thoughtful Thursday: Melancholy

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“I began to understand that suffering and disappointments and melancholy are there not to vex us or cheapen us or deprive us of our dignity but to mature and transfigure us.”
Hermann Hesse, Peter Camenzind

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Author: syl65

martial arts films, music, poetry, and hockey. this is just a little of who I am. Spirit of the Living God, alive inside of me. Never stop dreaming....

8 thoughts on “Thoughtful Thursday: Melancholy

  1. All these emotions grow us. They’re not there to stunt out development…

  2. Such a great quote! It is our nature that we want to feel good. All those emotions provoke us to find ways to feel better. That way we grow from them. Good thoughts for today, Syl!8

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