“If you want to build a ship, don’t assign people tasks & work, but teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.” Antoine de Saint-Exupery (via aslovelyasatree)
“It’s probably my job to tell you life isn’t fair, but I figure you already know that. So instead, I’ll tell you that hope is precious, and you’re right not to give up.” C.J. Redwine, Defiance (via quoted-books)
Will I be something?
Am I something?

And the answer comes:
You already are.
You always were.
And you still have time to be.” Anis Mojgani  (via loveactuallyisallaround)

(Source: happypeopledodrugs, via thetalltwig)

“Finally she lets herself think about how it feels:
to be so frightened that you almost can’t breathe
to speed so fast and be so completely out of control
to know the meaning of helplessness
to spin across a shining space knowing any moment you might end up hurt, but likewise, all the same, like plus wise you just might not.” Ali Smith, How to be both (via quoted-books)
“For the first time, she did want more. She did not know what she wanted, knew that it was dangerous and that she should rest content with what she had, but she knew an emptiness deep inside her, which began to ache.” Iain Pears (via middlenameconfused)
“Community is doing life with other people. It’s showing up for people at 2 AM. It’s random diner trips and deep conversations. Community is people who cheer for you and get on planes to see you and show up at the train station to grab you when you need a ride. They are people you can call and cry to. Community is made up of individuals who get you and ask the tough questions.”

Hannan Brencher, “Connectedness and Community

(via twloha)


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Handwritten by whitepaperquotes contributor Jenny 


Handwritten by whitepaperquotes contributor Jenny 

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