"Everyone tells you what to do and what’s good for you. They don’t want you to find your own answers. They want you to believe theirs."
— Dan Millman, Way of the Peaceful Warrior (via creatingaquietmind)
(Source: simply-quotes, via porsheohporshe)
"Do not lower your standards to keep anyone. Make them meet you at your level. Self respect is power."
— (via tinyutak)
"You can’t turn love on and off like a light switch, no matter how hard you try. All you can do is wall it off, one brick at a time, until you’ve created an impenetrable fortress around your emotions. And once that fortress is built, you camouflage it so well that even you can’t see it anymore."
— Katherine Allred, The Sweet Gum Tree (via 24ribs)
(Source: showslow, via beforeiloveandleaveyou)