“…your spells are manipulations and your cauldron from hell yet you wrap yourself in white and wear a silver wig.”

I have become a prisoner to my own self. I live a life that is regulated by rules and consequences and have come to believe that I am happy there. Each day I wake up to the continuous torture of my own thoughts, I wake up struggling to pull myself out of the growing vortex … More “…your spells are manipulations and your cauldron from hell yet you wrap yourself in white and wear a silver wig.”

“Finishing a marathon isn’t just an athletic achievement. It’s a state of mind; a state of mind that says anything is possible.”

In the past couple of years, running has become a large part of my life. I’ve always had an active life, my parents made sure of it, and for a long time I was part of a competitive swimming club training up to 6 times a week and because I completely sucked at it, I … More “Finishing a marathon isn’t just an athletic achievement. It’s a state of mind; a state of mind that says anything is possible.”

“Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.”

As in true Amy fashion, I’m starting this post with a quote… I just took a sip on my tea and chocked on it…like full on coughing so loud I think I woke all my flat mates up… anyway off topic..! There are 7.4 billion people in this world. Every single person is different. We … More “Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.”

“’Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.”

Alfred Lord Tennyson said that. I dont know much about him apart from he was a poet. Here as picture for your own reference… I find poets come up with the best sayings, and this one in particular is one of my favorites. Tis better to have loved and lost then to have never loved … More “’Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.”

“Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body”

I like this quote because in it contains two of my most favourite things in the whole world… Reading and running (exercise). I spoke very briefly about them both in my very first blog, however I didn’t speak as in depth as I am about to. Firstly allow me to discuss reading and books. Humans … More “Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body”

‘Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world’

So September is the time of year, for many people, when they take an another step in their education and start something new. For some it may mean just moving up from one year to the next, others it may mean saying goodbye to your old friends as you move up schools, and for some … More ‘Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world’

“He who is bored devotes himself to cultivating habits”

Who the hell knows who said that quote; I googled boredom quotes and it was the first one I like and to be quite honest, I don’t care who said it, I care about what a quote means and recently I have been able to understand exactly what is meant by this one.  Summer holidays … More “He who is bored devotes himself to cultivating habits”