"Protest against the rising tide of conformity."
"If you are always trying to be normal, you will never know how amazing you can be."
— Maya Angelou (via purplebuddhaproject)
"I believe that one can never leave home. I believe that one carries the shadows, the dreams, the fears and the dragons of home under one’s skin, at the extreme corners of one’s eyes and possibly in the gristle of the earlobe."
— Maya Angelou (via purplebuddhaproject)
"I believe most plain girls are virtuous because of the scarcity of opportunity to be otherwise"
— Maya Angelou (via purplebuddhaproject)

Interesting insight

"What about yourself genuinely scares you?"
"To be beautiful means to be yourself. You don’t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself."
— Thích Nhất Hạnh (via purplebuddhaproject)
"Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them - that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like."
— Lao Tzu (via purplebuddhaproject)
"Robin Williams made everybody happy, but himself."
— Just heard this on the news and my heart broke. (via tywins)

Seeking peace.