Knowing how to be solitary is central to the art of loving. When we can be...– Bell Hooks (via mishproductions)
Education, in order to keep up the mighty delusion, encourages a species of...– Okakura Kakuzō | The Book of Tea (via blogut)
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters...– Kahlil Gibran (via quote-book)
Whatever you desire is already connected in some way to who you are and what you...– Ralph Marston (via creatingaquietmind)
I don’t know the secret to success, but the secret to failure is trying to...– Bill Cosby (via quote-book)
Let them miss you. Sometimes when you’re always available, they take you for...– Anonymous (via colourations)
We are more interested in making others believe we are happy than in trying to...– Francois de la Rochefoucauld (via quote-book)
Even when I detach, I care. You can be separate from a thing and still care...– The Lover’s Dictionary, David Levithan (via commovente)
Freedom is not the absence of commitments, but the ability to choose - and...– Paulo Coelho (via quote-book)
I am half agony, half hope.– Jane Austen (via imfantasyparade)
The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever to be able to do...– J. M. Barrie, Peter Pan (via eirenics)
Thinking. Writing. Listening. Being.
If you come to read. I will write.
If I were to write a story right now it would consist of purely frustrated fury and the burden of having to hold it in and suppress it until it dies.
You see I usually find myself among strangers because I drift here and there...– F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby (via giganti)
Not all who wander are lost.– J. R. R. Tolkien (via laceofpearls)
People think being alone makes you lonely, but I don’t think that’s true. Being...– Kim Culbertson (via kari-shma)
Not till we are lost, in other words not till we have lost the world, do we...– Henry David Thoreau | Walden (via blogut)
There’s power in looking silly and not caring that you do– Amy Poehler (via amypoehler)
I think there’s something sexy about being a little off.– Marc Jacobs (via marcjacobs)
Closing your eyes isn’t going to change anything. Nothing’s going to disappear...– Haruki Murakami, Kafka on the Shore (via creatingaquietmind)
It’s gonna take a while. It’s normal to take a while. You’ve just gotta fight...– Ira Glass (via quote-book)
Don’t say anything, because I see that you understand me, and I am afraid of...– Anais Nin (via 1000scientists)
Use what talent you possess: the woods would be very silent if no birds sang...– Henry Van Dyke