"When we are tired, we are attacked by ideas we conquered long ago."
— Friedrich Nietzsche
(Source: observando, via herthen)
"Trees that are slow to grow bear the best fruit."
"A great future doesn’t require a great past."
— William Chapman
"What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to the human soul."
— Joseph Addison
"Love is not enough; intelligence is not enough; powerful strength is not enough. You may put everything on one side of the scale, but if you are missing gratitude, you shall lose."
— Yogi Bhajan
"So, do it. Decide. Is this the life you want to live? Is this the person you want to love? Is this the best you can be? Can you be stronger? Kinder? More Compassionate? Decide. Breathe in. Breathe out and decide"
— (via greysanatomy)
"Fantasy is hardly an escape from reality. It’s a way of understanding it."
— Lloyd Alexander
(Source: observando, via mywhisperedcolors)
"To learn something, to master something, anything, is as sweet as first love."
— Geoffrey Wolff
"All I have seen teaches me to trust the Creator for all I have not seen."
— Ralph Waldo Emerson
"You must be ready to burn yourself in your own flame. How could you rise anew if you have not first become ashes?"
— Friedrich Nietzsche, from Thus Spoke Zarathustra (Ernst Shcmeitzner, 1883-1885)
"I have decided to stick to love… Hate is too great a burden to bear."
— Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
"Faith is taking the first step even when you can’t see the whole staircase."
— Martin Luther King