"Pain is certain, suffering is optional"
- Buddha (via youngwannabebuddhist)
"Learning became her. She loved the smell of the book from the shelves, the type on the pages, the sense that the world was an infinite but knowable place. Every fact she learned seemed to open another question, and for every question there was another book."
- Robert Goolrick, A Reliable Wife (via quoted-books)
"You’re not a bad person for the ways you tried to kill your sadness."
I really needed to hear that right now.
"I search for humour in every situation I find myself in. Being able to laugh shit off is an art I’ve mastered."
- Dau Voire (via kushandwizdom)
"Black is always elegant. It is the most complete colour in the whole world, made of all the colours in the palette."
- Ricardo Tisci (via quitecontinental)
(Source: springafternoon, via northerntendencies)