Trying to make a path so I fufill my goals Trying to take a bath so I can heal my soul A little bit of laughter to conceal my woes Who gon save me?
At the age of six I wanted to be a cook. At seven I wanted to be Napoleon. And...– Salvador Dali 1904–89, Spanish painter (via oupacademic)
Bad things do happen; how I respond to them defines my character and the quality of my life. I can choose to sit in perpetual sadness, immobilized by the gravity of my loss, or I can choose to rise from the pain and treasure the most precious gift I have - life itself.
Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable… Every step toward the...– MLK
I would rather die of passion than of boredom.– Vincent van Gogh (via larmoyante)
Five enemies of peace inhabit with us - avarice, ambition, envy, anger, and pride; if these were to be banished, we should infallibly enjoy perpetual peace.
Like most others, I was a seeker, a mover, a malcontent, and at times a stupid...– Hunter S. Thompson
I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress,...– Thomas Paine
I ask not for a lighter burden, but for broader shoulders
Never regret something that once made you smile
Lost opportunities, lost possibilities, feelings we can never get back. That’s...– (via alicemadenietzschecry)
The art of losing isn’t hard to master; so many things seem filled with the...– One Art — Elizabeth Bishop (Excerpt from poem)
All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses...– T. E. Lawrence (via toyoufromb)
Music is the mediator between the spiritual and the sensual life.– Ludwig van Beethoven (via perception—deception)
Hell is empty. And all the devils are here.– Shakespeare (via newmanbug)
Without leaps of imagination, or dreaming, we lose the excitement of...– Gloria Steinem
A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is...– Oscar Wilde
Sometimes being a friend means mastering the art of timing. There is a time for...– Gloria Naylor (via graveyardgirrll)
And I will raise my hand up into the night-time sky/And count the stars shining...– Van Morrison. “Sweet Thing.” (via wheniwasnotcruel)
if the jesus piece around your neck is bigger than your pistol it makes...– Aesop Rock
I went crazy when I first heard this verse from...
I have been completely unable to maintain any semblance of relationship on any level I have been a bastard to the people who have actively attempted to deliver me from peril I have been acutely undeserving of the ear that listen up and lip that kissed me on the temple I have been accustomed to a stubborn disposition that admits it wish it’s history disassembled I have been a hypocrite in...
“Society never advances. It recedes as fast on one side as it gains on the...– Ralph Waldo Emerson
People wanna ask ‘Te, why you so mad?’ And I say it’s because comfortable niggas...– Phonte (“Can’t Stop Us”)
This is what I’m faced with all the time/ Ain’t tryna be Rembrandt, just wanna...– Phonte
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from indomitable will.– Gandhi
To err is human. To forgive is divine.
The light from the dynasty sign froze all the critics And nary a soul got on...– Jay Electronica (via perchancet0dream)
You totally disonnected with reality,dont believe in dreams. Since when did...– (via theylovejason)
The mark of the immature man is that he wants to die nobly for a cause, while...– J.D. Salinger
The greatest gift is the passion for reading. It is cheap, it consoles, it...– Moses Hadas
Be grateful that a mustard seed of faith is enough to be, Enough to move a...– Jay Electronica (via returnoftheblackking)
Manifesting our intent creates our reality.– (via eternalcognizantblissful)
breaking is freeing, broken is freedom…I am not broken, I am free– (via jhsting32)