The Juliet Letters

In Verona, outside Casa di Giulietta (Juliet's house), people leave letters and notes to Juliet Capuleti from Shakespeare. It is with that same heart I write this to you. Be it heard or not, be you real or imagined- it was important for me to simply say.


“Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not.” 
–Ralph Waldo Emerson, “Emerson’s Essays”

“Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not.” 
–Ralph Waldo Emerson, “Emerson’s Essays”
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Verona, Italy - The letters to Juliet - this is awesome…

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Verona, Italy - The letters to Juliet - this is awesome…

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“The hottest love has the coldest end.” 
-Socrates

“The hottest love has the coldest end.”

-Socrates

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“You need chaos in your soul to give birth to a dancing star.”
- Friedrich Nietzche, “Thus Spoke Zarathustra”

“You need chaos in your soul to give birth to a dancing star.”

- Friedrich Nietzche, “Thus Spoke Zarathustra”

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“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter, and those who matter don’t mind.” 
–Bernard M. Baruch

“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter, and those who matter don’t mind.”

–Bernard M. Baruch

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 “When you get to the end of your rope. Tie a knot and hang on.” 
-Franklin D. Roosevelt

 “When you get to the end of your rope. Tie a knot and hang on.”

-Franklin D. Roosevelt

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"We must hold in our minds these utterly contradictory thoughts: not one of us matters at all; each of us is infinitely precious." 
- Jane Emily Bowers

"We must hold in our minds these utterly contradictory thoughts: not one of us matters at all; each of us is infinitely precious."

- Jane Emily Bowers

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“What matters is precisely this; the unspoken at the edge of the spoken.” 
-Virginia Woolf,  from a diary dated 21 July 1912

“What matters is precisely this; the unspoken at the edge of the spoken.”

-Virginia Woolf,  from a diary dated 21 July 1912

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“Well it’s all in your mind. 
It’s all in your mind
And I wanted to be.
Wanted to be. 
Your good friend.” 
–Beck, “It’s All In Your Mind”

“Well it’s all in your mind.

It’s all in your mind

And I wanted to be.

Wanted to be.

Your good friend.”

–Beck, “It’s All In Your Mind”

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"Believe in yourself and all that you are. Know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle." 
- Christian D. Larson, “Your Forces and How to Use Them”

"Believe in yourself and all that you are. Know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle."

- Christian D. Larson, “Your Forces and How to Use Them”

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"Never let go of that fiery sadness called desire." 
–Matsuo Basho

"Never let go of that fiery sadness called desire."

–Matsuo Basho

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“Even the most caring people can get tired of being taken for granted.” 
-Nishan Panwar

“Even the most caring people can get tired of being taken for granted.”

-Nishan Panwar

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 “All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.” 
-J.R.R. Tolkien, “The Fellowship of the Ring”

 “All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.”

-J.R.R. Tolkien, “The Fellowship of the Ring”

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“Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.” 
–Albert Einstein

“Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.”

–Albert Einstein

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