"Because you are alive, everything is possible."
– Thich Nhat Hanh (via kari-shma)

(via quote-book)

"It’s not hard to decide what you want your life to be about. What’s hard, she said, is figuring out what you’re willing to give up in order to do the things you really care about."
– “Bittersweet” by Shauna Niequist (via kari-shma)

(via quote-book)

"Then I grew up, and the beauty of succulent illusions fell away from me."
– F. Scott Fitzgerald. (via religion-of-solitude)

"When did we see each other face-to-face? Not until you saw into my cracks and I saw into yours. Before that, we were just looking at ideas of each other, like looking at your window shade but never seeing inside. But once the vessel cracks, the light can get in. The light can get out."
– Paper Towns (via quotes-frombooks)

"The minute I heard my first love story,
I started looking for you, not knowing
how blind that was.
Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere.
They’re in each other all along."
– Rumi, The Illuminated Rumi (via danny-sparks)