Wednesday, February 04, 2009

all that really mattered were the stars in our eyes.

“People have stars, but they aren’t the same. For travelers, the stars are guides. For other people, they’re nothing but tiny lights. And for still others, for scholars, they’re problems. For my businessman, they were gold. But all those stars are silent stars. You, though, you’ll have stars like nobody else.”

“What do you mean?”

“When you look up at the sky at night, since I’ll be living on one of them, since I’ll be laughing on one of them, for you, it’ll be as if all the stars are laughing. You’ll have stars that can laugh!”

And he laughed again.

“And when you’re consoled (everyone is eventually consoled), you’ll be glad you’ve known me. You’ll always be my friend. You’ll feel like laughing with me. And you’ll open your windows sometimes just for the fun of it… And your friends will be amazed to see you laughing while you’re looking up at the sky. Then you’ll tell them, ‘Yes, it’s the stars. They always make me laugh!”

- Le Petit Prince






Hello beauties. all i really want you to do today is finding something that lights up your heart and makes you laugh. Share it with us! we want to know what brings your eyes to tears from laughter.

-Shayla.

16 comments:

  1. I guess id have to say romantic movies and Pictures i take...I find myself in love with these things and it just makes me smile

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  2. I can't believe I've never read that book. It's one of my mom's all time favourites and a lot of friends recommend it to me. The quote is very very sweet.

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  3. I am in LOVE with the little prince. really, in loooveee. :)

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  4. Aww, I really need to read The Little Prince
    Right now, I would have to say sleeping in my own bed (staying up all night)...because it is comfortable, yet there is an elegance to it...the warmth of the blankets, the softness sinkingness of the pillow, and the cool, elegant feel of the sheets when you first climb in...the

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  5. Wow i love all these answers.

    For me it's waking up next to my husband.

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  6. I LOVE THE LITTLE PRINCE! Actually, my boyfriend and I are going to read it tomorrow night :) To answer your post, I would have to say my boyfriend, my puppy dog, my bestest, and my dad. They are my shinning stars.

    I'm really excited about my package!!! I will start working on things I can get together for yours so you won't have to wait too long. :)

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  7. so so amazing.
    i love the little prince quote. so lovely!

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  8. le petit prince is an amazing book. as for my something to make me smile. i'd say falling asleep to the sound of my boyfriend reading to me and then laying in bed all morning in the warmth of the sheets.

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  9. Ah I think I remember her mentioning that wedding. I live with zoe too, i'll tell them I came across you on blogosphere!
    And i'll be back here, you're blog is lovely! x

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  10. that quote is amazing. i have to read that book! i'd say what makes me happy is looking at beautiful romantic dreamy things, like photography or movies or clothes. anything artsy. also, regarding your previous post, the pen pal thing, i'd love to do something like that, but what exactly did you have in mind?
    xoxo,
    Micaela

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  11. omg i absolutely loveee your blog!
    check mine out? :)

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  12. that is one of the sweetest posts i've ever read! Le petit prince is so very sweet and lovable!
    during my day i like to have a lot of little lightning spots which help getting trough my day. a cup of tea in the morning, a hug from a dear friend, some pretty photos, the smell of old books. I believe that it's important to see the small lovely things, and be happy about them!
    x
    PS: of course I won't mind you adding a link to me. I will add you to!

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  13. love the fact that you quote from the Little Prince...

    my heart is lighted up now by the beautiful sun beams in my house.

    btw, i gave you an award. :)

    xx
    agnes

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  14. Your blog is absolutely wonderful!
    I am so glad i found it because you commented on mine!

    I'll put you on my blogroll right away!

    <3
    Mila.

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