“It happens to everyone as they grow up. You find out who you are and what you want, and then you realize that people you’ve known forever don’t see things the way you do. So you keep the wonderful memories, but find yourself moving on.”

– Nicholas Sparks (via quotethat)

“Too many young girls don’t know how to act when someone’s being inappropriate with them. They giggle or they try to brush it off. Don’t do that. Tell them to go fuck themselves - be a bitch. If someone’s being disrespectful to you, be disrespectful right back. Show them the same amount of respect that they show you.”

– Wise words from my mom (via magicrobotgeography)

liberatingreality:

"The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself." - Friedrich Nietzsche

liberatingreality:

"The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself." - Friedrich Nietzsche

“Life has different ways of testing you. Either nothing happens at all, or everything happens all at once.”

– Paulo Coelho (via shoulderblades)

jetbag:

one time i actually thought i had a chance with someone 

“Don’t admire people too much. They might disappoint you.”

– Film: Ordinary People (via hqlines)