Malala is my freaking hero.
(Source: the-treble, via guiltytoledo)
There may be people who have more talent than you, but there’s no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do.
— Derek Jeter (via quoteessential)
Some succeed because they are destined to, but most succeed because they are determined to.
Not a word passes between us, not because we have nothing to say, but because we don’t have to say anything.
—The Kite Runner, Khaled Hosseini (via ibecamethesun)
You see, some things I can teach you. Some you learn from books. But there are things that, well, you have to see and feel.
—Khaled Hosseini, A Thousand Splendid Suns (via wordsnquotes)
For you, a thousand times over.
—Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner (via choisenone)
Six hundred goddamn AD
Six hundred. Goddamn AD.
This needs to be en-grained in every single living human.
(Source: hadeiadel, via athousandreamsanight)
She asked, ‘you are in love, what does love look like?’ To which I replied, ‘like everything I’ve ever lost came back to me.’
—Nayyirah Waheed (via sleepychick)
I think it’s brave to try to be happy.
—Vivian, Pushing Daisies (via msndobrev)
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I look to her in the simplest, smallest moments - when she reads or drinks coffee or brushes her teeth and I am breathless - knowing it does not take a million dollar telescope to witness the crushing beauty of the universe.
—Beau Taplin || T E L E S C O P E S (via afadthatlastsforever)
Sometimes when I’m talking, my words can’t keep up with my thoughts. I wonder why we think faster than we speak. Probably so we can think twice.
—Bill Watterson (via yesdarlingido)
(Source: wordsnquotes, via mychancetospeak)
Lately, I’ve been thinking about who I want to love, and how I want to love, and why I want to love the way I want to love, and what I need to learn to love that way, and who I need to become to become the kind of love I want to be… and when I break it all down, when I whittle it into a single breath, it essentially comes out like this: Before I die, I want to be somebody’s favorite hiding place, the place they can put everything they know they need to survive, every secret, every solitude, every nervous prayer, and be absolutely certain I will keep it safe. I will keep it safe.
—Andrea Gibson (via soulsscrawl)
(Source: theunquotables, via mychancetospeak)
Sunshine all the time makes a desert
These simple words are so profound & thought provoking.
(Source: dounia-algeria, via mychancetospeak)
Introverts, man. We’re weird sometimes. Like, “I love you, but I need to go over here by myself right now.”
— ksumnersmith (via fantasiawandering)