A Collection of Beautiful Words

“Make plans with yourself. Look in the mirror, smile at the reflection. Walk more often and walk more slowly - really feel where you’re going and feel the air around you. Laugh out loud. Life is fun and beautiful and you should never forget it.”

—   (via c0ntemplations)

“Realize that your world is only a reflection of yourself and stop finding fault with the reflection. Attend to yourself, set yourself right; mentally and emotionally. The physical self will follow automatically.”

—   Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj (via singingovertheboness)

(Source: zenarchism, via flowertalks)

“George Orwell said, ‘You wear a mask and your face grows to fit it.’ And that is what I am most afraid of - not wearing a mask but never being able to take it off.”

—   (via c0ntemplations)

“I am lonely. I’ve been like that since I was young. But I think I am a person that needs to be lonely.”

—   Choi Seunghyun (via larmoyante)

“My father tells me that I’m too loud
but he hasn’t yet figured out that
I inherited it from him,
that some traits were passed down

to his daughters
even though he wanted to see them

in sons.

Had I been a boy, he would’ve told me

to shout louder,

the the world wants to hear

what a man has to say.

I’ll keep shouting until someone listens,
until I wake up god from a peaceful
night’s sleep.

He created all men equally,
where do I fit in?”

—   Jasmine R, Untitled (via larmoyante)

“Eventually, you outgrow fantasies. Not because they don’t excite you but because sometimes the best fantasies occur when you decide to make reality into magic.”

—   (via fragilegifts)

(Source: c0ntemplations, via fragilegifts)

“I’ll be your lighthouse when you’re lost at sea, and I will illuminate everything. No need to be frightened by intimacy, just throw off your fear; and come running to Me.”

—   (via jacintanest)

(via the-perks-of-our-faults)

“I read once that the ancient Egyptians had fifty words for sand & the Eskimos had a hundred words for snow. I wish I had a thousand words for love, but all that comes to mind is the way you move against me while you sleep & there are no words for that.”

—    Brian Andreas (via zeldawilliams)

(via wildboywonder)

“If I knew this was about to happen for so long, then why does it hurt so bad now it’s happened?”

—   My heart (via tornattheseams)

(Source: ronijsway, via soulmind-body)

“The best education you will ever get is traveling. Nothing teaches you more than exploring the world and accumulating experiences”

—   Mark Patterson  (via clubless)

(Source: kushandwizdom, via unity-amongst-the-universe)

“I want to live so densely, lush and slow in the next few years, that a year becomes ten years, and my past becomes only a page in the book of my life.”

—   Nayyirah Waheed  (via thatkindofwoman)

(Source: thesoutherly, via macedonianmess)

“You meet people for a reason. Either they’re a blessing or a lesson.”

—   Frank Ocean (via primacdonaldsgirl)

(via cosmic-child)

“Creativity takes courage.”

—   Henri Matisse (via kvtes)

(Source: observando, via ourwildways)

“Autumn seemed to arrive suddenly that year. The morning of the first September was crisp and golden as an apple…”

—   JK Rowling, Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows (via h-o-r-n-g-r-y)

(Source: 500-days-of-autumn, via feed-the-flowers)

“I’m sorry we live in a culture that commodifies the sexuality of unwilling participants.”

—   Anne Hathaway (via nightshacle)

(Source: heart-breakwarfare, via thequietcacaphonyofme)