Reading is not simply an intellectual pursuit but an emotional and spiritual one. It lights the candle in the hurricane lamp of self; that’s why it survives.
— Anna Quindlen (via purplebuddhaproject)
You must learn to let go. Release the stress. You were never in control anyway.
— Steve Maraboli (via observando)
In this day and age, you have to stick up for yourself and what you believe in. If you don’t, you’ll be buried. Don’t ever get buried, darling.
— Advice from my 84-year-old grandmother (via theskepticisafool)