❝ Stop saying sorry. Say thank you instead. When you say, “sorry for being a jerk” the other person is forced to either call you a jerk or say it wasnt a big deal. Instead, say “thank you for being so patient with me” so the other person has a reason to say they love you.
— I saw this gem on Reddit tonight. It was posted under a topic of “What ‘little’ things you can do to improve your relationship with your significant other.” I’m definitely taking this piece of advice with me into my next relationship. (via blakebaggott
(Source: brittanyjoyal, via hashtagjustinisnotdead)
❝ You must write every single day of your life… You must lurk in libraries and climb the stacks like ladders to sniff books like perfumes and wear books like hats upon your crazy heads… may you be in love every day for the next 20,000 days. And out of that love, remake a world.
❝ My eyes are vague blue, like the sky, and change all the time; they are indiscriminate but fleeting, entirely specific and disloyal, so that no one trusts me. I am always looking away. Or again at something after it has given me up.
— Frank O’Hara, Meditations in an Emergency
❝ Just because someone desires you, it does not mean that they value you.
Read it over.
Let those words resonate in your mind.
❝ One day I just woke up and realized that I can’t touch yesterday. So why the heck was I letting it touch me?
❝ Why is it taking so long to believe that if we hurt Nature, we hurt ourselves?