"There are some people who could hear you speak a thousand words, and still not understand you. And there are others who will understand — without you even speaking a word."
- Yasmin Mogahed (via olliesoi)
(Source: hellanne, via alexandraelle)
"I’ll be honest with you, I’m a little bit of a loner. It’s been a big part of my maturing process to learn to allow people to support me. I tend to be very self-reliant and private. And I have this history of wanting to work things out on my own and protect people from what’s going on with me."
Kerry Washington (via aestheticintrovert)
(Source: abstinently, via alexandraelle)
"l’ve had enough of this life of waiting for someone’s permission."
- Frank Lee (via thomasthegreat)
"She felt everything too deeply, it was like the world was too much for her."
- Joyce Maynard, Labor Day (via larmoyante)
"I do not know what to say
about this kind of love
but I refuse to lose it."
- Michael Ondaatje, from “The Concessions” (via s-stevens)
(Source: hiddenshores, via alexandraelle)
it doesn’t interest me what you do for a living
i want to know what you ache for
and if you dare to dream of meeting your heart’s longing.
it doesn’t interest me how old you are
i want to know if you will risk looking like a fool
for your dreams
for the adventure of being alive.
"The trick, kiddo,” his mom replies slowly. “Is finding someone who complements you instead of completes you. You need to be complete on your own."
The Fight, and Fate
Yes!!!!!!!!!!!!! I say this all the time.
(Source: snakegrl1306, via alexandraelle)
"keep your relationship private without keeping your partner a secret. there’s a difference between privacy and secrecy."
THIS (via tolovehoneyb)
Just said this yesterday.
(Source: uknwnking, via alexandraelle)
New York Film Academy’s study of gender inequality in the film industry.
Wanna know something? Editing used to be a “woman’s job” during the days of the old hollywood studio system, because it was done in an assembly-line fashion and seen as menial and boring. But as soon as editing began to be recognized as an art form, men swarmed the position
(Source: howtocatchamonster, via iambesala)
"Strange as it may seem, I still hope for the best, even though the best, like an interesting piece of mail, so rarely arrives, and even when it does it can be lost so easily."
- Lemony Snicket (via onlinecounsellingcollege)
"Here is a new spiritual practice for you: don’t take your thoughts too seriously."
- Eckhart Tolle (via onlinecounsellingcollege)