Thankfulness is the antidote to self pity. Regularly in my walk, and I’m sure...– Jed Brewer on episode 26 of the Say That podcast (via thebridgechicago)
I love people. Everybody. I love them, I think, as a stamp collector loves his...– Sylvia Plath, The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath (via constellatingstars)
Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly — they’ll go through anything....– (via mols)
what do I do on my day off?
clean. tidy. organize. time to make sense of my crazy, crazy life. & fit in some best-friend time, too. :) happy saturday, folks!
I think that one of these days you’re going to have to find out where you want...– J.D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye (via thenocturnals)
You get a strange feeling when you’re about to leave a place. Like you’ll not...– Azar Nafisi (via paradoxicalsentiments)
Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It’s not a day when...– Margaret Thatcher (via thewinterwind)
Nobody has ever measured, not even poets, how much the heart can hold.– Zelda Fitzgerald (via pureblyss)
fairsun: the future of print.
“You can’t be everything. Just be yourself.” I heard this...– Natasha, of Paper Crowns.
Blessed be the Lord, Who bears our burdens and carries us day by day.– Psalm 68:19 (via onefootout)
destructivedevices: tom petty - american girl
It’s a funny thing coming home. Nothing changes. Everything looks the same,...– F. Scott Fitzgerald (via organized-clutter)
she stuck a bookmark in my heart and walked away– saul williams from “she” (via jamima-puddle-duck)
“I would like to paint the way a bird sings.” — Claude Monet via (seabois)
[[MORE]]…the checking off of Day 2 of Jammin’ Jubilee, a fine arts day-camp for individuals coping with autism. I have been blessed to work the past two days of this camp as the dance instructor, and I truly cannot express how deeply this camp has affected my outlook on society. Alongside the other instructors and volunteers, I have been challenged, encouraged, &...
[[MORE]] … lessen your sorrow post-breakup [with a tidbit of class]: Step 1: Acquire your favorite beverage. Step 2: Acquire materials for painting [watercolor paintbrushes, sketchpad, etc.]. Step 3: Open the following tabs in separate windows: #1 #2 Step 4: Drink. Step 5: Cry/laugh at your oh-so-dramatic self as you take a deep breath, drink, and paint your heart out, each...
Everybody wants to be on the mountaintop, but if you’ll remember, mountaintops...– Andy Andrews (via emotional-algebra)
However you live, there’s a part of you always standing by, mapping out...– James Lapine // Sunday in the Park with George
…I am craving crisp, Autumn weather. Could you perhaps skip August & September… & simply bring October to our doorstep? :) Sincerely, your dear friend and lover-of-tweed, scarves, & earl grey, Chloe Q.
I wonder how many people I’ve looked at all my life and never seen.– John Steinbeck (via saddest-summer)