Five simple rules to happiness:
1. Free your heart from hatred.
2. Free your mind from worries.
3. Live simply.
4. Give more.
5. Expect less.
- Unknown (via truxth
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else’s opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
- Oscar Wilde
Girls are trained to say, ‘I wrote this, but it’s probably really stupid.’ Well, no, you wouldn’t write a novel if you thought it was really stupid. Men are much more comfortable going, ‘I wrote this book because I have a unique perspective that the world needs to hear.’ Girls are taught from the age of seven that if you get a compliment, you don’t go, ‘Thank you’, you go, ‘No, you’re insane.’
- Lena Dunham, in an interview with The Guardian
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You should like yourself because you’re a good person, not because someone else likes you.
- Kester, “My Mad Fat Diary” (via bipolarandhopeful
You are mysterious. I love you. You’re beautiful, intelligent, and virtuous, and that’s the rarest known combination.
- F. Scott Fitzgerald, Porcelain and Pink
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No one’s life seems great between midnight and 7 a.m. Go to sleep. Things will be better tomorrow.
- (via 99lightbulbs
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