The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.
— Pablo Picasso (via acrylicalchemy)
Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.
— Leonardo da Vinci (via h-o-r-n-g-r-y)
Do not wait; the time will never be “just right.” Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.
— Napoleon Hill (via emotional-algebra)
The only reason we don’t open our hearts and minds to other people is that they trigger confusion in us that we don’t feel brave enough or sane enough to deal with. To the degree that we look clearly and compassionately at ourselves, we feel confident and fearless about looking into someone else’s eyes.
— Pema Chödrön (via emotional-algebra)