Today’s Mantra

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“When I loved myself enough, I began leaving whatever wasn't healthy. This meant people, jobs, my own beliefs and habits — anything that kept me small. My judgement called it disloyal. Now I see it as self-loving.” — Kim McMillen

“If they don’t know you personally, don’t take it personally.” — Khleo Thomas

“So often loneliness comes from being out of touch with parts of oneself. We go searching for those parts in other people, but there’s a difference between feeling separate from others and separate from oneself.” — Diana Ackerman

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“there are two
types of tired,
I suppose one is a dire need of sleep
the other is a dire need of peace.”
- Mandeq Ahmed

“I cannot understand why human beings should be so little individualized, why they should behave with such great collective uniformity. I do not understand why when I ask for a grilled lobster at a restaurant, I’m never served a cooked telephone.” — Salvador Dalí

“’The older you get, the faster time goes by” she said. ‘Before you know it, it’s 3 am and you’re 80 years old and you can’t remember what it was like to have 20 year old thoughts or a 10 year old heart.’” — Unknown

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“I like to eat truly, drink truly, kiss truly, chat with friends truly, fall in love truly; and when you put so much into all of those things, it’s natural that you come out full of scars.” — Joaquín Sabina

“I often feel like books find us for reasons, and we read them when we need them the most.” — Neil Patrick Harris

Sometimes when you meet someone, there’s a click. I don’t believe in love at first sight but I believe in that click. Recognition.”
- Ann Aguirre, Blue Diablo ‪

“So many people are shut up tight inside themselves like boxes, yet they would open up, unfolding quite wonderfully, if only you were interested in them.” — Sylvia Plath

Olivia Nolan