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Essential Life Lessons I Learned From Studio Ghibli Films
From the breathtaking magic of Spirited Away to the light-hearted nature of My Neighbor Totoro, Studio Ghibli is renowned for its beautiful, artistic films. Its directors are also well known, especially Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata. Each film carries its own message and the audience can easily r...

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Studio Ghibli Films

From the breathtaking magic of Spirited Away to the light-hearted nature of My Neighbor Totoro, Studio Ghibli is renowned for its beautiful, artistic films.

Each film carries its own m...

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Life lessons from Studio Ghibli Films

  • Keep believing in yourself in spite of the struggles you find yourself in. 
  • You don't always need someone to save you. You can do it yourself. 
  • Yo...

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“Always believe in yourself. Do this and no matter where you are, you will have nothing to fear.”

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