the-personal-quotes:

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“My mother used to say to me, ‘You can’t eat beauty, it doesn’t feed you.’ And these words played and bothered me, I didn’t really understand them until finally I realized that beauty was not a thing that I could acquire or consume. It was something that I just had to be. And what my mother meant by saying that you can’t eat beauty is that you can’t rely on beauty to sustain you. What actually sustains us, what is fundamentally beautiful is compassion for yourself and those around you. That kind of beauty inflames the heart and enchants the soul.”

– Lupita Nyong’o (via voguememoirs)

  • whats your opinion on tampons
    me:
  • they're little fuzzy sticks on strings
    little brother:
  • then you are ultimately more mature than most boys
    me:
  • why
    little brother:
  • for some reason tampons are gross and taboo just cuz they go in a vagina
    me:
  • well so does a penis and boys never stop talking about those
    little brother:
  • me:
  • little brother:
  • that is a fantastic point
    me:

“There’s nothing wrong with a classy girl who has a dirty mind.”

– (via seabelle)

whatfulllipsyouhave:

meredithalden:

a public service announcement

I still don’t understand why none of my art teachers ever told us this.

“If you’re dating a writer and they don’t write about you — whether it’s good or bad — then they don’t love you. They just don’t. Writers fall in love with the people we find inspiring.”

– Jamie Anne Royce  (via thewastedgeneration)