This is one more piece of advice I have for you: don’t get impatient. Even if things are so tangled up you can’t do anything, don’t get desperate or blow a fuse and start yanking on one particular thread before it’s ready to come undone. You have to figure it’s going to be a long process and that you’ll work on things slowly, one at a time.
- Haruki Murakami, Norwegian Wood  (via h-o-r-n-g-r-y)

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The sum of all our failures, they cannot hurt us now
There are books that one reads over and over again, books that become part of the furniture of one’s mind and alter one’s whole attitude to life, books that one dips into but never reads through, books that one reads at a single sitting and forgets a week later.
- George Orwell (via ablogwithaview)

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I plan to live out the rest of my life standing in the light of vulnerability and authenticity—and I will embrace anyone who courageously meets me there.
- Rachel Macy Stafford (via h-o-r-n-g-r-y)

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on a scale of “I’m gonna wash that man right out of my hair” to “Cell Block Tango” how bad was your break up

"All I Ask of You Reprise"


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To be independent of public opinion is the first formal condition of achieving anything great.
- Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel  (via ablogwithaview)

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