"Why should you worry about the future? You don’t even know the present properly. Take care of the present and the future will take care of itself."
— Ramana Maharshi (via larmoyante)
"Nobody will protect you from your suffering. You can’t cry it away or eat it away or starve it away or walk it away or punch it away or even therapy it away. It’s just there, and you have to survive it. You have to endure it. You have to live through it and love it and move on and be better for it and run as far as you can in the direction of your best and happiest dreams across the bridge that was built by your own desire to heal."
— Cheryl Strayed, Tiny Beautiful Things (via creatingaquietmind)
(Source: quotethat, via creatingaquietmind)
"The best way to capture moments is to pay attention. This is how we cultivate mindfulness. Mindfulness means being awake. It means knowing what you are doing."
— Jon Kabat-Zinn, Wherever You Go, There You Are: Mindfulness Meditation in Everyday Life (via creatingaquietmind)
"Let me give you some advice, bastard: Never forget what you are. The rest of the world will not. Wear it like armor, and it can never be used to hurt you."
— Tyrion Lannister in Game of Thrones (via larmoyante)
answer: i’ll give you a hint, it’s not yes…