Why can't life always be this easy?
I like cancelled plans. And empty bookstores. I like rainy days and thunderstorms. And quiet coffee shops. I like messy beds and over-worn pajamas. Most of all, I like the small joys that a simple life brings.
Notes To Myself
Know the difference between a catastrophe and an inconvenience.
~ Bruce Lee (via
A long time ago I learned not to explain things to people. It misleads them into thinking they’re entitled to know everything I do.
~ Lisa Kleypas,
Dreaming of You
If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
~ Mother Teresa (via
I don’t live to work. I work to live
You keep telling me to be glad for what we had while we had it and that the brightest flame burns quickest. Which means you saw us as a candle and I saw us as the sun.
~ Iain Thomas,
I Wrote This For You
Like wildflowers; You must allow yourself to grow in all the places people thought you never would.
~ Unknown (via