I want to be around people that do things. I don’t want to be around people anymore that judge or talk about what people do. I want to be around people who dream, and support, and do things.
— Amy Poehler (via thevigerousone)
Thoughts are the shadows of our feelings — always darker, emptier, simpler.
— Friedrich Nietzsche (via ayejie)
I crave space. It charges my batteries. It helps me breathe. Being around people can be so exhausting, because most of them love to take and barely know how to give. Except for a rare few.
— Katie Kacvinsky, First Comes Love (via senyahearts)
Develop an interest in life as you see it; the people, things, literature, music - the world is so rich, simply throbbing with rich treasures, beautiful souls and interesting people. Forget yourself.
— Henry Miller (via observando)
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
— Erich Maria Remarque (via wordsnquotes)
Whosoever is delighted in solitude, is either a wild beast or a god.
Plato, Protag..I 337,
Above all, don’t lie to yourself. The man who lies to himself and listens to his own lie comes to a point that he cannot distinguish the truth within him, or around him, and so loses all respect for himself and for others. And having no respect he ceases to love.
— Fyodor Dostoyevsky, The Brothers Karamazov (via observando)
I have decided to stick to love…Hate is too great a burden to bear.
— Martin Luther King Jr. (via observando)