Max Ehrmann, "Desiderata" (1952) →
teaandtulips: Go placidly amid the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender be on good terms with all persons. Speak your truth quietly and clearly; and listen to others, even the dull and the ignorant; they too have their story. Avoid loud and aggressive persons, they are vexations to the spirit. If you compare yourself with others,...
When we say things like people don’t change, it drives scientists crazy because...– -Meredith Grey (via rileydeeee) Just watched this episode last night. So glad good Grey’s is back.
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.– Mother Teresa
Anyone who does not believe in miracles is not a realist– Audrey Hepburn
Opportunities don’t often come along. So, when they do, you have to grab...– Audrey Hepburn
Collin got his mission call!
I love that you get cold when it’s 71 degrees out. I love that it takes...– I watched “When Harry Met Sally” for the first time last night. I absolutely loved it.
When girls (or even worse—guys) change their profile picture more frequently than their underwear as a desperate plea for attention and unabashed display of self absorption
Learning the lesson We must not allow our yearnings to exceed our earnings
My little brother gets his mission call on Wednesday. My favorite little buddy will be leaving me for two years to serve an LDS mission. I’m so proud of him, but I really can’t believe this time has come, and that I find out when I have to say goodbye and where we’re sending him off to in just a few days. Life moves far too quickly.
Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As to be hated needs but to be seen;...– Alexander Pope
In decision making, ask not “What will others think?” but rather “What will I...– Thomas S. Monsen
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you...– Mark Twain
Darling little boys teach me how to dougie at a hoe-down
Speak of the devil--new WORDS added to the... →
I’m all for personal expression. Unique use of language can set one apart. Lately, I’ve become more acutely aware of words and phrases that I’ve picked up. Some, from being a native Utahan (“oh my heck”), others from being Mormon (“oh my heavens”), and still others from my mother (“for hell’s sake”). Still, there are other words which...