this is so perfect
When I say… “I am a Christian” I’m not shouting “I’m clean livin’.” I’m whispering “I was lost, Now I’m found and forgiven.” When I say… “I am a Christian” I don’t speak of this with pride. I’m confessing that I stumble and need Christ to be my guide. When I say… “I am a...
dictionaryofobscuresorrows: n. the glint of goodness inside people, which you can only find by sloshing them back and forth in your mind until everything dark and gray and common falls away, leaving behind a constellation at the bottom of the pan—a rare element trapped in exposed bedrock, washed there by a storm somewhere upstream.
You must be the person you have never had the courage to be. Gradually, you will...– Paulo Coelho (via thresca)
She always had that about her, that look of otherness, of eyes that see things...– Joanne Harris (via wordsthat-speak)
Do not dwell on the faults of others.– Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta (via radioteopoli)
fuckoff-mondays: I do this awesome thing where I overthink everything and just assume everyone hates me and then end up hating myself it’s so cool
So avoid using the word ‘very’ because it’s lazy. A man is not very tired, he is...– Dead Poets Society, 1989 (via preppyprincesslove)
I don’t want just words. If that’s all you have for me you’d better go.– F. Scott Fitzgerald, from The Beautiful and Damned (via fireworksflying)
If only there could be an invention that bottled up a memory, like scent. And it...– Daphne du Maurier
pyrates: having a friendship with me is like nurturing a tiny baby seed you have to be patient and give it lots of water and not get upset if it doesn’t grow right away because it takes a while….. and then it sprouts and you can tell hey because i talk a little more and maybe start conversations and then you water it more and then suddenly it blooms and you realize it’s A WEED YOU DON’T WANT...
Make the most of yourself for that is all there is of you.– Ralph Waldo Emerson (via imfantasyparade)
how to be an ugly person but with extremely high standards: a book by me
I’m not the silly romantic you think. I don’t want the heavens or the shooting...– Shana Abé (via s-usan)
Benefits when you're cute: More people notice you, more people talk to you, people listen to you, you get jobs easier, you get dates easier, it's easier to get into a relationship, people text you back faster, you get more followers, you get on those fuckyeah sites faster, you feel better about yourself.
Benefits when you're ugly: you don't get raped.
I closed my mouth and spoke to you in a hundred silent ways.– Rumi (via forbearance)
I like people who have a sense of individuality. I love expression and anything...– Marc Jacobs (via odaiku)
It is very sad to me that some people are so intent on leaving their mark on the...– John Green (via trentetrois)