The fact that you’re struggling doesn’t make you a burden. It doesn’t make you...– Daniell Koepke (via blua)
The highest form of ignorance is when you reject something you don’t know...– Dr Wayne Dyer (via mishaboom)
thechocolatebrigade: People who are incredibly toxic will never realize their toxicity or how much of it they shove down your throat. They will think their toxicity is normal. That it is okay. That it is fine. And that is scary. this. your every criticism of a toxic is just invalid.
dootzy: this video will make your day better thank you
The question why I would LET Willow cut her hair. First the LET must be...– Jada Pinkett Smith (via princesslilitu) this. awesome mom!
We need to accept our age. We need to accept many physical and mental illnesses...– Ryan Howes, clinical psychologist (via psychotherapy)
Studies show that meditation is associated with improvement in a variety of...– A Huffpost story about mediation and what it does to the mind and the body. Go sit already. (via poptech)
Because there was a moment when I was happy for quite some time that I long for sadness. Now I’m in a melancholic and often hollow state that I force myself to be happy. I often just try to let the feelings be. But then I start worrying that soon the happiness or sadness will swallow me whole.
nubesque: “Do not fall in love with people like me we will take you to museums and parks and monuments and kiss you in every beautiful place so that you can never go back to them without tasting us like blood in your mouth”
When I realized I was not my body, I became free.– (via kelsi-recovers)
Study finds children with low self-esteem are... →
boy-girl-wonder: catbountry: drtanner: psshaw: uprightbipedalist: This is another one that’s just stacking up on information we’ve suspected for a while. When a child is praised for being smart or talented, it makes the stakes that much higher because they need to stay smart or talented in order to maintain their identity. Here’s the crux of this study: “Adults may feel that praising...
dorkstrider: kurlozmakara: if u ever want to stop having feelings just masturbate b/c at the peak of orgasm the human brain is incapable of processing emotion inspirational
No, I do not need a consolation of “there is someone out there who could love and treat you much better” because if I allowed myself and if you too decided to give us a try, we could be better. No, no.lasting regrets of what happened. And I would try to stop myself to longingly wonder, what could have been - because there are a whole wide world of possibilities! Some amazing, some...
Don’t settle. Don’t finish crappy books. If you don’t like the menu, leave the...– Chris Brogan (via luxlights)
Living With Less. A Lot Less. →
parislemon: Graham Hill trades in a life of luxury for a 420 square-foot studio apartment with almost nothing in it — and is happier as a result: Somehow this stuff ended up running my life, or a lot of it; the things I consumed ended up consuming me. Or, as Tyler Durden once put it: The things you own, end up owning you.
She was bored. She loved, had capacity to love, for love, to give and accept...– William Faulkner, The Town: A Novel of the Snopes Family (via loveyourchaos)
Let me live with my delusion that if circumstances were different, you would want to be with me too; if you get bi-curious, this feeling would be mutual.
Tell me the story about how the sun loved the moon so much he died every night to let her breathe
Don’t bend; don’t water it down; don’t try to make it logical; don’t edit your...– Franz Kafka (via thatkindofwoman)
I know it’s over, and it never really began, but in my heart it was so real.– The Smiths (via loveyourchaos)
It doesn’t interest me what you do for a living, I want to know what you ache...– Jon Blais (via loveyourchaos)
fauxmosexualtranstrender: wretchedoftheearth: I do find it funny that lesbians are perceived as man-hating but gay men are not perceived as woman-hating, and in fact are often illogically shielded from accusations of misogyny simply by being gay weird it’s like male privilege works even when queerness is involved who knew
Many of us are convinced that making women afraid to be fat is a form of social...– Our Bodies, Ourselves (via femmelyfe) Sinister in too many ways to count, but yeah the simplest thing I’ve noticed is that it’s hard to think straight, much less challenge society, when your body has no energy. (via zuky)
It sucks when someone you have feelings for doesn’t share those feelings; it...– -delacroix (via plainviews) this.
And baby I can see you’ve been fucked with too. But that don’t mean your lovin’...– Yeah Yeah Yeahs (via loveyourchaos)
At the end of the day, we can endure much more than we think we can.– Frida Kahlo (via teen—idle)
For someone who prefer doing things her way, I do melt when someone I like take charge for me. Not really a dictator-like kind of push. It’s more of a confident “you’ll do this because you’ll like it” and you trust enough that you would. And when you do achieve it, it is every way nice because that person celebrates with you too. Ugh. It is such a turn on for me to...
I have never really tried going the extra mile. Never really gone beyond the comforts of just enough. Never let lose to the passionate almost crazy pursuit of better. I am content, for the the longest time, with mediocrity. Maybe, I have always sought after cheers from others that yes, I can do it — but never heard it, so I didn’t. But do you know what’s amazing? I stumbled upon...
Maybe, its not really just about how far you’ve gone. Or you’ve taken the wrong road and have to turn back. Or even taken the right one and enjoying the beautiful scenery. Maybe it is more on having the courage to keep walking even with that nagging uncertainty.
Do you love me enough that I may be weak with you? Everyone loves strength, but...– Alain de Botton (via loveyourchaos)
You tried to change, didn’t you? Closed your mouth more, tried to be softer,...– For Women Who Are Difficult to Love, Warsan Shire (via fawun)
My theory was that if I behaved like a confident, cheerful person, eventually I...– Dawn French, Dear Fatty (via elephantinthepicture)
Whatever it is you’re seeking won’t come in the form you’re expecting.– Haruki Murakami (via loveyourchaos)