“My mission, should I choose to accept it, is to find peace with exactly who and what I am. To take pride in my thoughts, my appearance, my talents, my flaws and to stop this incessant worrying that I can’t be loved as I am.”—Anais Nin (via heyfranhey)
“Consider that you radiate. At all times. Consider that what you’re feeling right now is rippling outward into a field of is-ness that anyone can dip their oar into. You are felt. You are heard. You are seen. If you were not here, the world would be different. Because of your presence, the universe is expanding.”—Danielle LaPorte (via heartsofclearestglass)
“I want to love you wildly.
I don’t want words, but inarticulate
cries, meaningless, from the bottom
of my most primitive being, that flow
from my belly like honey.
A piercing joy, that leaves me empty,
conquered, silenced.”—Anaïs Nin (via thatkindofwoman)
I think there is so much more love I can give to someone without giving them my body first. The thought crossed my mind today. I want my lover to know and appreciate the capacity of my spirit to love, the depth of this love… I want them to see my intelligence and how compassion…
“You are not just here to fill space or be a background character in someone else’s movie. Consider this: nothing would be the same if you did not exist. Every place you have ever been and everyone you have ever spoken to would be different without you. We are all connected, and we are all affected by the decisions and even the existence of those around us.”—David Niven (via onlinecounsellingcollege)