"If you deliberately plan on being less than you are capable of being, then I warn you that you’ll be unhappy for the rest of your life."
Abraham Maslow (via creatingaquietmind)
"Nothing in the world can bother you as much as your own mind, I tell you. In fact, others seem to be bothering you, but it is not others, it is your own mind."
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar (via creatingaquietmind)
Herta Müller, The Hunger Angel
Also available as a print at INPRNT.
Greta Garbo, 1928, a publicity photo for A Woman of Affairs
Joshua Ferris, Then We Came to the End
"The French have a phrase for it. The bastards have a phrase for everything and they are always right. To say goodbye is to die a little."
Raymond Chandler, The Long Goodbye (via thetinhouse)
— Lillian Hellman