I must be willing to give up what I am in order to become what I will be.
Albert Einstein (via hqlines)

 

(via kushandwizdom)
I have the choice of being constantly active and happy or introspectively passive and sad. Or I can go mad by ricocheting in between.
I am trying to see things in perspective. My dog wants a bite of my peanut butter chocolate chip bagel. I know she cannot have this, because chocolate makes dogs very sick. My dog does not understand this. She pouts and wraps herself around my leg like a scarf and purrs and tries to convince me to give her just a tiny bit. When I do not give in, she eventually gives up and lays in the corner, under the piano, drooping and sad. I hope the universe has my best interest in mind like I have my dog’s. When I want something with my whole being, and the universe withholds it from me, I hope the universe thinks to herself: "Silly girl. She thinks this is what she wants, but she does not understand how it will hurt.
THEORIES ABOUT THE UNIVERSE by Blythe Baird  (via doe—eyed—drifter)

(Source: blythebrooklyn)

You should not
have to rip yourself
into pieces to keep
others whole.

i am seeing less and less of you  (via thenocturnals)

(Source: stolenwine)

How amazing it is to find someone who wants to hear about all the things that go on in your head.
Nina LaCour, Hold Still (via 5feetoffury)

(Source: poetrist)

Experience Your Life

rainbowtwo:

'A woman is running from tigers. She runs and she runs, and the tigers are getting closer and closer. She comes to the edge of a cliff. She sees a vine there, so she climbs down and holds onto it. Then she looks down and sees that there are tigers below her as well. At the same…