" You don’t drown by falling in the water; you drown by staying there. "
-Robert Jordan (via indapendent)
" I still catch myself feeling sad about things that don’t matter anymore. "
-Kurt Vonnegut (via sleepyreverie)
" If you want real control, drop the illusion of control; let life have you. It does anyway. You’re just telling yourself the story of how it doesn’t. "
-Byron Katie (via)
" I had never done anything that took my own breath away, and I suppose now that was part of the problem—my chronic inability to astonish myself. I promise you, no one judges me more harshly than I do myself. "
-Sue Monk Kidd, The Mermaid Chair (via simply-quotes)