"Do not try to be pretty. You weren’t meant to be pretty; you were meant to burn down the earth and graffiti the sky. Don’t let anyone ever simplify you to just “pretty.”"
"I’d choose you. Every goddamned time."
"She must find a boat and sail in it. No guarantee of shore. Only a conviction that what she wanted could exist, if she dared to find it."
— Jeanette Winterson
"Find the sweetness in your own heart, then you may find the sweetness in every heart."
— Rumi (via sokoot)
"A flower does not think of competing to the flower next to it. It just blooms."
— from Zen Shin Talks