We’re flawed because we want so much more. We’re ruined because we get these...– -Don Draper (via fromtinyislands)
Try to learn to breathe deeply, really to taste food when you eat, and when you...– William Saroyan (via Little Reminders of Love)
People disappeared, reappeared, made plans to go somewhere, and then lost each...– F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby (via musingsinfemininity)
I trust that everything happens for a reason, even if we are not wise enough to...– Oprah Winfrey (via myquotelibrary)
Painfully beautiful song.
I have learned a great truth of life. We do not succeed in spite of our...– Babbo. RPE.
If you can find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn’t lead anywhere.– Frank A. Clark (via taylorbrody)
The less I needed, the better I felt.– Charles Bukowski
If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.– Lao Tzu via @LoriMoreno
I want to write, but more than that, I want to bring out all kinds of things...– Anne Frank (via girlinlondon)
I have never found anybody who could stand to accept the daily demonstrative...– Sylvia Plath gpoy.
And she wanted for a moment to hold and devour him, wanted his mouth, his ears,...– F. Scott Fitzgerald
It takes a lot of courage to release the familiar and seemingly secure, to...– Alan Cohen
Money can buy happiness
Studies have shown that money can buy happiness. The secret is how you spend it: 1) On experiences, not things 2) On others, not just yourself
If the day and the night are such that you greet them with joy, and life emits a...– Happy 195th birthday, Henry David Thoreau – the iconic transcendentalist on defining your own success.
We would be together and have our books and at night be warm in bed together...– Ernest Hemingway I’ve posted this before, but I love it. And I can’t seem to find where I first posted it in my jumble of gems I’ve accumulated. I need to start tagging my posts.
If you want to know where your heart is, look where your mind goes when it...– Bernard Byer
You Are Not Special High School Commencement... →
via traviscorrigan: You see, if everyone is special then no one is. If everyone gets a trophy, trophies become meaningless. In our unspoken, but not-so-subtle darwinian competition with one another, which springs I think from our fear of our own insignificance - a subset of our dread of our own mortality; we have of…
We must have the courage to bet on our ideas, to take the calculated risk, and...– Maxwell Maltz
Not what you do, but how you do it, is the test of your capacity.