"When you begin to see that your enemy is suffering, that is the beginning of insight."
Thích Nhất Hạnh (via purplebuddhaproject
"Music walks with me through the dark tunnels. And it is there for me when I reach daylight."
Secretofsecrets.tumblr.com (via secretofsecrets
"It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see."
Henry David Thoreau (via quotes-shape-us
I feel that the higher your intelligence is…
The harder it is to sleep.
The less REAL friends you will have.
The easier it is to see through everyone’s bullshit.
The more likely you are going to be annoyed by people.
The more you value being alone.
The harder it is to deal with the worlds ignorance.
Anonymous: are you single?
"The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out of the depths. These persons have an appreciation, a sensitivity, and an understanding of life that fills them with compassion, gentleness, and a deep loving concern. Beautiful people do not just happen."
Elisabeth Kübler-Ross in 1975 (via guiastar
"I was quiet, but I was not blind."
(Source: bibliophilebunny, via iambutavessel)