Life is not about who you once were. It’s about who you are right now, and the person you have the potential to be. Unknown (via onlinecounsellingcollege)

Don’t fear failure. Fear being in the same place in a year from now. Unknown (via onlinecounsellingcollege)

Bravery is always respected, even in an enemy. Alexandre Dumas, The Three Musketeers  (via talesofpassingtime)

A writer never has a vacation. For a writer life consists of either writing or thinking about writing. Eugene Ionesco

Go with the flow of non-conformity. Sail towards your own greatness. juansen dizon

It was neither possible nor necessary to educate people who never questioned anything. Joseph Heller (via quotemadness)

Most of us are gifted with the ability to see the monsters hidden within another, but are unable to see past them. It takes a special kind of person to see the light inside of every living being. Lynette Simeone… Read more

When you are in the presence of unconditional love, that is the optimum environment for your heart to open, because you feel safe, because you realize nobody wants anything from. you. The minute that heart opens, you are once again… Read more

A certain type of perfection can only be realized through a limitless accumulation of the imperfect. Haruki Murakami, Kafka on the Shore (via quotespile)

It seemed like a great sign that we should meet again so soon. And whether or not it actually was a sign, the crucial thing is that we were both willing to see it as such. Sharifa Rhodes-Pitts (via quotemadness)

Allow yourself to mourn the loss of love, and heal from those wounds. Don’t run into the arms of another lover, you will not find peace there: you will only accumulate more to heal from. Tara Rose (via quotemadness)

When I was born, the word for what I was did not exist. Madeline Miller, Circe

Write what disturbs you, what you fear, what you have not been willing to speak about. Be willing to be split open. Natalie Goldberg

Your love had me so high, even my monsters couldn’t reach.

it was hard to forget you, when you appeared in all the crevices of my life and pulled me back into your gravity. Beawings

The only rule is work. Corita Kent

“The only rule is work.”

“The only rule is work.” – Corita Kent from Tumblr

I never had a dream; I just wanted to write and run away. ReBecca DeFazio

“I never had a dream; I just wanted to write and run away.”

“I never had a dream; I just wanted to write and run away.” – ReBecca DeFazio from Tumblr

creativity is a reflex. all you’ve got to do is let the art out. whether you know it or not, you’re creating something magnificent right now. don’t make it harder than it is when you sit down to write.