“When someone is crying, of course, the noble thing to do is to comfort them. But if someone is trying to hide their tears, it may also be noble to pretend you do not notice them.” —Lemony Snicket (via reittertheknight)
"You only live once" is also an equally compelling reason NOT to do something extreme.
“”Where is God? Where can I find him?” we ask. We don’t realize that’s like a fish swimming frantically through the ocean in search OF the ocean.” —Ted Dekker (via sherryahovey)
“In times of change learners inherit the earth; while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists.” —Eric Hoffer (via thumbsup4rockandroll)
“I hope you read some fine books and kiss someone who thinks you’re wonderful, and don’t forget to make some art — write or draw or build or sing or live as only you can.” —Neil Gaiman (via cityyandcolour)