‘I love you’ means that I accept you for the person that you are, and that I do...– Jonathan Safran Foer (via thelittleyellowdiary)
Be with someone who is proud of you. →
damncharlene: jeantellecatherine: Someone who, first and foremost, takes pride in being with you and wouldn’t dream of keeping you on the down low. Someone who acknowledges your accomplishments and your strengths, but is also there to help you when your weaknesses get the best of you. Someone who is proud as hell when you succeed and supports you fully, but is also there to pick you up when...
A Thank You to Real Friends →
john-christian: “Sometimes we don’t thank our friends enough — for being there, for loving us, for being able to exist in the sidelines because of distance or schedules but come back into our lives with full force when the opportunity arrives. Our real friends, whose love and humor can lie dormant for stretches but doesn’t simply die, often go unappreciated. We owe them so much, and they are...
March 31, 2012 - Rest in Peace, Lola. I love you...
Brain Dump: Mayonnaise and 2 cups of coffee →
markcjim: When things in your life seem, almost too much to handle, When 24 Hours in a day is not enough, Remember the mayonnaise jar and 2 cups of coffee. A professor stood before his philosophy class and had some items in front of him. When the class began, wordlessly, He picked up a very…
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply...– Lao Tzu (via girlwithoutwings)
10 Ways to Love Others →
pearlpagarigan: Love this— terramantra: Some guidelines for loving: 1. Tell them about their brilliance. They likely can’t see it and they don’t know its immensity, but you can see it, and you can illuminate it for them. 2. Be authentic, and give others the gift of the real you and a real relationship. Ask your real questions. Share your real beliefs. Go for your real dreams. Tell your...
Love brings you face to face with your self. It’s impossible to love another if...– John Pierrakos (via nunquam-singularis)
New Years Challenge, Day 8
Your Resolution I don’t typically make resolutions, but maybe I haven’t because I’m scared of not being able to meet it. My new years resolution is to love myself more. Recently, I’ve began to rely on others for my own happiness, which isn’t healthy. I think if I loved myself more, and made a promise to myself to do more things that make me happy, I would find more...
New Years Challenge, Day 6-7
A list of what you want to change in the new year: My pessimism. Time for some positive thinking! Increase my patience - for my students, my relationship, for everything in general. Keep in touch with my friends and family back home more often. Skype anyone? Assuming the best in others - not jumping to conclusions. Be more proactive at work - if I’m not getting the support/resources I...