Sep 28,2014 /133
“Three o’clock is always too late or too early for anything you want to do.”
— Jean-Paul Satre (via durianquotes)
Sep 28,2014 /1975
“I imagine one of the reasons people cling to their hates so stubbornly is because they sense, once hate is gone, they will be forced to deal with pain.”
— James Baldwin, The Fire Next Time (via quotes-shape-us)
Sep 17,2014 /14508
Sep 16,2014 /1545
“My heart is a thousand years old. I am not like other people.”
— Charles Bukowski (via purplebuddhaproject)
Sep 16,2014 /1785
“If the girl had been worth having she’d have waited for you?’ ..’No, sir, the girl really worth having won’t wait for anybody.’”
— F. Scott Fitzgerald, This Side of Paradise (via purplebuddhaproject)
Sep 16,2014 /2850
“These are the days that must happen to you.”
— Walt Whitman, Song of the Open Road (via purplebuddhaproject)
Sep 16,2014 /3857
“To make the right choices in life, you have to get in touch with your soul. To do this, you need to experience solitude, which most people are afraid of, because in the silence you hear the truth and know the solutions.”
— Deepak Chopra (via purplebuddhaproject)
Sep 16,2014 /641
“You alone are the judge of your worth and your goal is to discover infinite worth in yourself, no matter what anyone else thinks.”
— Deepak Chopra (via purplebuddhaproject)
Sep 16,2014 /1007
“Pain is not the same as suffering. Left to itself, the body discharges pain spontaneously, letting go of it the moment that the underlying cause is healed. Suffering is pain that we hold on to. It comes from the mind’s mysterious instinct to believe that pain is good, or that it cannot be escaped, or that the person deserves it.”
— Deepak Chopra (via purplebuddhaproject)
Aug 17,2014 /627
“…unrequited love does not die; it’s only beaten down to a secret place where it hides, curled and wounded. For some unfortunates, it turns bitter and mean, and those who come after pay the price for the hurt done by the one who came before.”
— Elle Newmark, The Book of Unholy Mischief (via quotes-shape-us)
Aug 16,2014 /12275
Aug 14,2014 /433
“Pain is the feeling. Suffering is the effect the pain inflicts. If one can endure pain, one can live without suffering. If one can withstand pain, one can withstand anything. If one can learn to control pain, one can learn to control oneself.”
— James Frey, My Friend Leonard (via quotes-shape-us)
Aug 14,2014 /1932
“Let me tell you this: if you meet a loner, no matter what they tell you, it’s not because they enjoy solitude. It’s because they have tried to blend into the world before, and people continue to disappoint them.”
— Jodi Picoult, My Sister’s Keeper (via quotes-shape-us)
Aug 13,2014 /0
Aug 13,2014 /1525
“You know that place between sleep and awake? That place where you still remember dreaming? That’s where I’ll always love you… That’s where I’ll be waiting.”
— Tinkerbell, Hook (1991)