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I didn't want to forget him. Maybe I didn't want him to forget me.

--Mitch Albom

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Love is how you stay alive, even after you are gone.

--Mitch Albom
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We're Tuesday people.

--Mitch Albom
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Strangers are just family you have yet to come to know.

--Mitch Albom
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I also believe that parents, if they love you, will hold you up safely, above their swirling waters, and sometimes that means you'll never know what they endured, and you may treat them unkindly, in a way you otherwise wouldn't.

--Mitch Albom
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All parents damage their children. It cannot be helped. Youth, like pristine glass, absorbs the prints of its handlers. Some parents smudge, others crack, a few shatter childhoods completely into jagged little pieces, beyond repair.

--Mitch Albom
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The little things, I can obey. The big things--how we think, what we value--those you must choose yourself. You can't let anyone--or any society--determine those for you.

--Mitch Albom
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It's not just other people we need to forgive. We also need to forgive ourselves. For all the things we didn't do. All the things we should have done.

--Mitch Albom
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Now you know how badly someone wanted you, Charley. Children forget that sometimes. They think of themselves as a burden instead of a wish granted.

--Mitch Albom


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Learn this from me. Holding anger is a poison. It eats you from inside. We think that hating is a weapon that attacks the person who harmed us. But hatred is a curved blade. And the harm we do, we do to ourselves.

--Mitch Albom
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Sometimes, kids want you to hurt the way they hurt.

--Mitch Albom
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Faith is about doing. You are how you act, not just how you believe.

--Mitch Albom
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The only time we waste is the time we spend thinking we are alone.

--Mitch Albom
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Accept who you are; and revel in it.

--Mitch Albom
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It's only horrible if you see it that way, Morrie said. It's horrible to watch my body slowly wilt away to nothing. But it's also wonderful because of all the time I get to say good-bye.
He smiled. Not everyone is so lucky.

--Mitch Albom
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It's such a shame to waste time. We always think we have so much of it.

--Mitch Albom
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One day spent with someone you love can change everything.

--Mitch Albom
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He told his friends that if they really wanted to help him, they would treat him not with sympathy but with visits, phone calls, a sharing of their problems -- the way they had always.. because Morrie had always been a wonderful listener.

--Mitch Albom
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In order to move on, you must understand why you felt what you did and why you no longer need to feel it.

--Mitch Albom
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I had a very high-grade publisher tell me I was incapable of writing a memoir.

--Mitch Albom
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I would lying if I said I would laugh in the face of death.

--Mitch Albom
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My own father didn't talk a lot about feelings or emotions.

--Mitch Albom
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For better or for worse, I've watched people die in front of me. I see how they are in the end. And they're not cynical. In the end, they wanna hold somebody's hand. And that's real to me.

--Mitch Albom
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Critics have a problem with sentimentality. Readers do not. I write for readers.

--Mitch Albom
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In a newspaper, you only have so much room. It teaches you the value of getting to the point, of not pampering yourself with your glorious writing. I've always been much more interested in one powerful sentence that stays with you. That's my style.

--Mitch Albom
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If you really could fit God in a file, you wouldn't need to believe in God, you know, you'd just go get the file like a box of corn flakes off the shelf.

--Mitch Albom
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You have to work at creating your own culture.

--Mitch Albom
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If you're always battling against getting older, you're always going to be unhappy, because it's going to happen anyhow.

--Mitch Albom
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People who don't normally read make an exception for my books, possibly because they're short.

--Mitch Albom

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