Thursday, September 22, 2011

Thursday Thought September

One must always maintain one's connection to the past and yet ceaselessly pull away from it. To remain in touch with the past requires a love of memory. To remain in touch with the past requires a constant imaginative effort.
--GASTON BACHELARD

I've learned that I don't have to make the same mistakes I did when I was younger--that I can reinvent myself. The past is my reflection in the lake, but one stone can change that reflection.

What have you learned from your past?

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