"I’m almost never serious, and I’m always too serious. Too deep, too shallow. Too sensitive, too cold hearted. I’m like a collection of paradoxes."
Ferdinand de Saussure (via wordsnquotes)
"Everything is temporary."
3 words that completely changed my life once I fully accepted them (via snotted)
"Cakes have gotten a bad rep. People equate virtue with turning down dessert. There is always one person at the table who holds up her hand when I serve the cake. No, really, I couldn’t she says, and then gives her flat stomach a conspiratorial little pat. Everyone who is pressing a fork into that first tender layer looks at the person who declined the plate, and they all think, That person is better than I am. That person has discipline. But that isn’t a person with discipline; that is a person who has completely lost touch with joy. A slice of cake never made anybody fat. You don’t eat the whole cake. You don’t eat a cake every day of your life. You take the cake when it is offered because the cake is delicious. You have a slice of cake and what it reminds you of is someplace that’s safe, uncomplicated, without stress. A cake is a party, a birthday, a wedding. A cake is what’s served on the happiest days of your life. This is a story of how my life was saved by cake, so, of course, if sides are to be taken, I will always take the side of cake."
Jeanne Ray (via seulray)
"Once you lose someone it is never exactly the same person who comes back."
Sharon Olds, Satan Says (via sexybieb)
Accurate (via sincerelyhp)
after a miserable night of camping in the rain, woke up to this. (newfoundland, canada)
"I admire people who have the ability to touch you and still be thousands of miles from your presence."
William Chapman (via budddha)