"The greatest gift you can give someone is the space to be his or herself, without the threat of you leaving."
— Lessons in Life #39 (via saola)
"She did not need much, wanted very little. A kind word, sincerity, fresh air, clean water, a garden, kisses, books to read, sheltering arms, a cozy bed, and to love and be loved in return."
— Starra Neely Blade (via thatkindofwoman)
"The Buddhists say if you meet somebody and your heart pounds, your hands shake, your knees go weak, that’s not the one. When you meet your ‘soul mate’ you’ll feel calm. No anxiety, no agitation"
— Monica Drake- Clown Girl (via thatjessjohnson)
"My religion is nature. That’s what arouses those feelings of wonder and mysticism and gratitude in me"
— Oliver Sacks (via thedruidsteaparty)