Experiences that we remember intrusively, despite desperately wanting to banish them from our minds, are closely linked to, and sometimes threaten, our perceptions of who we are and who we would like to be.
— ― Daniel L. Schacter (via psych-quotes)
Maybe home is nothing but two arms holding you tight when you’re at your worst.
— Yara Bashraheel (via thelionessa)
Write about it
if you’re scared.
You are allowed to be alive. You are allowed to be somebody different. You are allowed to not say goodbye to anybody or explain a single thing to anyone, ever.
— Augusten Burroughs (via larmoyante)
You are personally responsible for becoming more ethical than the society you grew up in.
— Eliezer Yudkowsky (via aestheticintrovert)
Most people are together just so they are not alone. But some people want magic. I think you are one of those people.
— Broken English (via wordsthat-speak)
You don’t think your way to a new way of living. You live your way to a new way of thinking.
— ― David Schnarch (via psych-quotes)