I didn’t know why I was going to cry, but I knew that if anybody spoke to me or...– The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath (via quote-book)
beanpoles with potatoes
IT SEEMS LIKE ALL THE FASHION TRENDS ONLY LOOK GOOD ON SKINNY PEOPLE. WHY DOES THIS WORLD SEEM TO BE MEANT FOR SKINNY PEOPLE ONLY. OR MAYBE ITS JUST THAT OUR NOTION OF BEAUTY IS SKINNY. SERIOUSLY, I DONT SEE HOW THIS NOTION OF OURS CAN EVER CHANGE. TILL THEN, ITS JUST TOO BAD TOO SAD FOR THE NON SKINNYS HUH :( OR MAYBE THE NON SKINNYS JUST HAVE TO STOP CONFORMING TO SOCIETAL’S STANDARDS...
Just tell me how to be different in a way that makes sense.– Stephen Chbosky (The Perks of Being a Wallflower) (via chaoschaoschaos) (via fortheloveofpetrichor) (via weallseekthetruth)
Little pieces of you get chipped away by another person, and you shave little...– Patient, Grey’s Anatomy (via quote-book)
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OMG LOVELOVELOVE THE WEDGES!!!
friendships depend on affinity →
Social Identity Theory →
nothing cures sorrow
Whether it may someday fade or forever linger, when you are amidst it, sorrow is sorrow. The pain cannot be rationalized away. The pain cannot be masked. Nor, however, does the sorrow mean you are not allowed to feel happiness. Indeed, the sorrow is there to be embraced so that, even through it, you may feel a greater sense of joy. Not necessarily the joy of immediate laughter,...
disruptions to normalcy
death disrupts life in terrible ways. it saddens, it casts upon one a shroud of doubt, it well, disrupts. strangely, death seems to give meaning to life. precisely because life is short, things matter. how paradoxical that without a negative, there never would exist a positive. theory of relativism o.o
Ten Strange Places →
The 19 most complex and dangerous roads in the... →
Some Useful Condescending Phrases →
HAHA THIS BRINGS SUANNING TO AN ALL NEW LEVEL!!!
7,500 Online Shoppers Unknowingly Sold Their Souls →
Unicorn Meat: An Alternative Source of Protein and... →
Reality becomes a prison to those who can’t get out of it– Joyce Cary (via kari-shma) (via quote-book)
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you...– Kofi Annan (via kari-shma)
Read, every day, something no one else is reading. Think, everyday, something no...– Christopher Morley (via kari-shma) (via quote-book)
I’ve learned that no matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does...– Maya Angelou (via quote-book)
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THE ULTRADIAN WAY
While the ideas of “do not multitask” and “block the time” are not new, I’m interested with the word sprint. It describes the level of intensity required in such work periods. You should not just walk or even run; you should sprint. If you make it a sprint instead of just running, you will be able to accomplish much more in the same amount of time. While I’m still learning to do ultradian...
how to focus!
A few weeks ago I wrote about the danger of being obsessed. There I wrote that there are three states we can possibly be in: lacking focus, being focused, and being obsessed. The best state is being focused but there is always the danger of falling to either lacking focus or being obsessed states. Having discussed the topic of obsession, here I’d like to go back to the topic of focus. Focus is...
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Happy Birthday to Burma's Military - By David... →
under a lemon tree
how do you know you’ve lost yourself, when you don’t even know whether you ever found yourself? when are you an inevitable product of your situations, and when are you simply being a collage of all the cutandpaste pieces of the ideals you want to be?
There are no whole truths; all truths are half-truths. It is in trying to treat...– Alfred North Whitehead (via the100rabh) (via quote-book)
Life is an opportunity, benefit from it. Life is beauty, admire it. Life is a...– Mother Teresa (via kari-shma) (via quote-book)
We must never cease from exploration. And the end of all our exploring will be...– T S Eliot | (submitted by: paloma-dove) (via quote-book)
The voice of the sea is seductive; never ceasing, whispering, clearing,...– The Awakening, Kate Chopin (via elicec) (via quote-book)
All that we are is the result of what we have thought. The mind is everything....– Buddha (via kari-shma) (via quote-book) @roaringnoon
All people are quite complicated really and most people are nuts, and so the...– Johnny Depp on “Alice in Wonderland” (via Kneetwo) (via quote-book)
It is because the human spirit knows, deep down, that all lives intersect. That...– Mitch Albom (The Five People You Meet in Heaven) (via disappearedhere) (via quote-book)
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.– Oscar Wilde (via kari-shma) (via quote-book)
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells.– Dr. Seuss (via kari-shma) (via quote-book)
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Your daily healthy imagination question: Do you... →
Australian Rainbow →