I was the shyest human ever invented, but I had a lion inside me that wouldn’t shut up.
—Ingrid Bergman (via herkindoftea)
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I’ve been hurt so bad and I still love so hard. I admire my heart for that.
—Alexandra Elle, Words from a Wanderer (via silentious)
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My heart is a thousand years old. I am not like other people.
—Charles Bukowski (via teenager90s)
In general, people are not drawn to perfection in others. People are drawn to shared interests, shared problems, and an individual’s life energy. Humans connect with humans. Hiding one’s humanity and trying to project an image of perfection makes a person vague, slippery, lifeless, and uninteresting.
—Robert Glover (via tides-of-a-freespirit)
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I was quiet, but I was not blind.
—Fanny Price, Mansfield Parki (via arabarabarab)
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There is a point in every person’s life when they must choose to follow their dreams or be stuck in the life they fear.
—Ian Ruhter, American Dream (via missfolly)
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Comparison is an act of violence against the self.
—Maya Angelou (via creatingaquietmind)
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No man should judge unless he asks himself in absolute honesty whether in a similar situation he might not have done the same.
—Viktor E. Frankl, Man’s Search for Meaning (via coypatalagsa)
The Buddhists say if you meet somebody and your heart pounds, your hands shake, your knees go weak, that’s not the one. When you meet your ‘soul mate’ you’ll feel calm. No anxiety, no agitation
The world is full of nice people. If you can’t find one, be one.
—Unknown (via psych-facts)