6,615 notes "The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control your own destiny."
— Albert Ellis (via observando)
6,890 notes "I hope that someday, somebody wants to hold you for twenty minutes straight, and that’s all they do. They don’t pull away. They don’t look at your face. They don’t try to kiss you. All they do is wrap you up in their arms, without an ounce of selfishness in it."
— (via sorakeem)
2,068 notes "Because you are uncertain about yourself, the world reflects that uncertainty back to you and the reflection begins to haunt you. Your uncertainty is haunting you, but it is merely your reflection in the mirror."
— Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism (via petrichour)
870 notes "I touch you knowing we weren’t born tomorrow,
and somehow, each of us will help the other live,
and somewhere, each of us must help the other die."
— Adrienne Rich, Twenty One Love Poems (via larmoyante)