Women are considered fragile but I’ve never seen anything as easily wounded as a man’s ego.
I have always believed, and I still believe, that whatever good or bad fortune may come our way we can always give it meaning and transform it into something of value.
— Hermann Hesse (via thecalminside)
I think the saddest people always try their hardest to make people happy
because they know what it’s like to feel absolutely worthless
and they don’t want anyone else to feel like that.
— Robin Williams (via skateeofmind)
You’re not perfect, sport, and let me save you the suspense: this girl you’ve met, she’s not perfect either. But the question is whether or not you’re perfect for each other.
— Robin Williams, Good Will Hunting (via purplebuddhaproject)
Many people think excitement is happiness…. But when you are excited you are not peaceful. True happiness is based on peace.
— Thích Nhất Hạnh (via purplebuddhaproject)