Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness. It took me years to understand that this too, was a gift.
— Mary Oliver (via realizes)
Everyone has three lives: a public life, a private life, and a secret life
— Unknown (via psych-facts)
I don’t let go of my thoughts, I meet them with understanding, then they let go of me. ~ Byron Katie
— (via beherenowandzen)
To know someone here or there with whom you can feel there is understanding in spite of distances or thoughts expressed; that can make life a garden.
— Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (via childrenofthetao)