"Fuck anyone that makes you feel like less of an artist for making the art you want to make."
— Matt Fraction (via andachtig)
(Source: wilwheaton, via you-are-the-universe)
"Depression is useful—it signals that you need to make changes in your life, it challenges your tendency to withdraw, it reminds you to take action. To reclaim body consciousness tienes que moverte—go for walks, salir a conocer el mundo, engage with the world."
— Gloria E. Anzaldua (via la-hija-del-quinto-sol)
-A tendency to think and act spontaneously rather than on fears based on past experiences
-An unmistakable ability to enjoy each moment
-A loss of interest in judging other people
-A loss of interest in interpreting the actions of other
-A loss of interest in conflict
-A loss of the ability to worry
-Frequent, overwhelming episodes of appreciation
-Contented feelings of connectedness with others and nature
-An increasing tendency to let things happen rather than make them happen
"You’re under no obligation to be the same person you were five minutes ago."
— Grow every second (via cosmoknaut)
(Source: ordinarywonder, via you-are-the-universe)
"If you love a flower, don’t pick it up. Because if you pick it up it dies and it ceases to be what you love. So if you love a flower, let it be. Love is not about possession. Love is about appreciation."
— Osho (via chasingeuphoriia)
"Refraining from all evil, not clinging to birth and death, working in deep compassion for all sentient beings, respecting those over you and pitying those below you, without any detesting or desiring, worrying or lamentation-this is what is called Buddha. Do not search beyond it."
— Dogen (via samsaranmusing)