"I cannot remember the books I’ve read any more than the meals I have eaten; even so, they have made me."
|~ Ralph Waldo Emerson (via larmoyante)|
"A bird sitting on a tree is never afraid of the branch breaking. Because her trust is not in the branch but in her own wings. Believe in yourself."
| ~ Unknown (via synchronyinblue)|
"Run from what’s comfortable. Forget safety. Live where you fear to live. Destroy your reputation. Be notorious."
| ~ Rumi (via theskepticisafool)|
"That’s the thing with magic. You’ve got to know it’s still here, all around us, or it just stays invisible for you."
|~ Charles de Lint (via observando)|
"It’s not that I can’t fall in love. It’s really that I can’t help falling in love with too many things all at once. So, you must understand why I can’t distinguish between what’s platonic and what isn’t, because it’s all too much and not enough at the same time."
|~ Jack Kerouac (via larmoyante)|
"I suspect the truth is that we are waiting, all of us, against insurmountable odds, for something extraordinary to happen to us."
| ~ Khaled Hosseini, And the Mountains Echoed (via refluent)|
"Far away in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead."
|~ Louisa May Alcott (via observando)|