Recycled Storylines

"Arete" n. that to which all aspire to be

I saw my earlier selves as different people, acquaintances I had outgrown. I wondered how I could ever have been some of them.

—Roger Zelazny, The Courts of Chaos (via wordsnquotes)

(via deennn)

You don’t measure love in time. You measure love in transformation. Sometimes the longest connections yield very little growth, while the briefest of encounters change everything. The heart doesn’t wear a watch - it’s timeless. It doesn’t care how long you know someone. It doesn’t care if you had a 40 year anniversary if there is no juice in the connection. What the heart cares about is resonance. Resonance that opens it, resonance that enlivens it, resonance that calls it home. And when it finds it, the transformation begins…

—Jeff Brown (via cosmofilius)

(Source: lunarfossil, via withlove-camille)

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 soul-runner)

(Source: whilde-daisi, via deennn)

There will be a few times in your life when all your instincts will tell you to do something, something that defies logic, upsets your plans, and may seem crazy to others. When that happens, you do it. Listen to your instincts and ignore everything else. Ignore logic, ignore the odds, ignore the complications, and just go for it.

—Remember When (Judith McNaught)

Regardless of how it turns out

(Source: wordsthat-speak, via anikookie)

Me: Why do you have a name tag with my name on it? 

Her: Oh, because our teacher told us to answer the question “Who inspires you?” 

ASDFGHJKL.
Oh, little girl. 
How I love you.

Me: Why do you have a name tag with my name on it?

Her: Oh, because our teacher told us to answer the question “Who inspires you?”

ASDFGHJKL.
Oh, little girl.
How I love you.