"Call a boy a gentleman and watch his shoulders straighten. Call a girl a lady and watch her spirit turn graceful. Humanity was brought into existence by God speaking words into the void of the universe. We tend to become what we are called."
— The Medicine of Hope (via thisfragilerose)
(Source: octobermoe, via travelnerd)
"And sometimes I have kept my feelings to myself, because I could find no language to describe them in."
— Austen, Jane. Sense and Sensibility. (via wordsnquotes)
Surprisingly, perfectionists are often procrastinators, as they can tend to think “I don’t have the right skills or resources to do this perfectly now, so I won’t do it at all.”
this is an important thing to remember.
(Source: myeyesarehazel, via samawati)