"Some women are
lost in the fire.
Some women are
built from it."
— Michelle K., Some. (via michellekpoems)
"Creation which cannot express itself becomes madness."
(Source: kerryquotesquotes, via theantidote)
"Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it."
— Maya Angelou (via psych-facts)
"Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them."
— Albert Einstein (via elige)
(Source: psych-quotes, via iamlikethemoon)
"I said nothing for a time, just ran my fingertips along the edge of the human-shaped emptiness that had been left inside me."
"Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know."
— Earnest Hemingway (via katievareyart)
"We all have the capacity to tell our own life stories, and we all fear that these stories will end up lost in the crowd."
— Tara Isabelle Burton
"Stop running after the waves. Let the sea come to you."
(Source: a-thousand-words, via theantidote)
"Most of us are incapable of recognizing our own pain. We look in the mirror and there is no one looking back; the reflection passive, unforgiving, indifferent. You could shatter the glass—pick up a shard and see a consoling eye, a mouth tilted in concern, a glimmer of mutual experience. But we creatures are the cruelest to ourselves. And we refuse to confront our wounds, even when we are confronted with ourselves."
— Mara Lisson (via marieclaire)