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one of the many things that make me upset
this is the type of advice i CANNOT stand when it is not given further explanation: “be happy with who you are, you shouldn’t have to change for anyone else.” alright. that is true to a certain EXTENT. but NO ONE should say “i’m perfectly happy with the way i am.” and you shouldn’t just sit there and say “i’m not here to impress...
The loss of Whitney Houston is painful. I remember meeting Whitney for the first...– Beyonce (via xomldxo)
I’ve been with people and shared beautiful moments like traveling or staying up...– Before Sunrise (1995), Richard Linklater (via imfantasyparade)
difference between happiness and joy.
i think so many of us are caught up in the concept of “i just want to be happy” or “i just want to do what makes me happy” or “i am just not happy anymore” well i think the core of the problem is exactly that - seeking happiness. seeking the wrong thing. you see, happiness is meant to be temporary. it’s a temporary emotion. so of course it makes sense...
i have a very strong sense that a very difficult...
But do not forget this one thing, dear friends: With the Lord a day is like a...– 2 Peter 3:8 (via dolce-sparks)
Things end. People leave. And you know what? Life goes on. Besides, if bad...– Elizabeth Scott (via kari-shma)
My ideas usually come not at my desk writing but in the midst of living.– Anais Nin (via kari-shma)
People are often unreasonable and self-centered. Forgive them anyway. If you are...– Mother Teresa (via gotcaro)
a personal encouragement to encourage you.
so i woke up late today and grabbed my phone in a groggy mood knowing i was going to be overwhelmed with the usual missed calls, texts to answer, countless e-mails to go through, and Facebook notifications to check. but i was quite surprised to see a long message sent from a friend on one of my dance teams whom i’m not too close with. he’s a senior and about to graduate in a few days,...
I knocked on the door, but still my knocks went unanswered.