people have said some epic things over the years. this blog is to record my favorites, the ones that speak to me.
also, my fitblr, *Less or More of ME?* is HERE
"Until you make peace with who you are, you’ll never be content with what you have."
"she’s not perfect;
but when we’re lying down
on our bed
and she fits my limbs
when she’s dragging her lips
on my neck
even in her sleep
i guess i’m allowed to boast
that she’s pretty
"Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go."
"Do not chase people. Be you and do your own thing and work hard. The right people who belong in your life will come to you, and stay."
"I want to live in a world where ‘normal’ is an insult."
"I am learning every day to allow the space between where I am and where I want to be to inspire me and not terrify me."
Tracee Ellis Ross, in an interview for UPTOWN (via psych-facts
"People think a soul mate is your perfect fit, and that’s what everyone wants. But a true soul mate is a mirror, the person who shows everything that is holding you back, the person who brings you to your own attention so you can change your life.
A true soul mate is probably the most important person you’ll ever meet, because they tear down your walls and smack you awake. But to live with a soul mate forever? Nah. Too painful. Soul mates, they come into your life just to reveal another layer of yourself to you, and then leave.
A soul mate’s purpose is to shake you up, tear apart your ego a little bit, show you your obstacles and addictions, break your heart open so new light can get in, make you so desperate and out of control that you have to transform your life, then introduce you to your spiritual master"
Elizabeth Gilbert (Eat, Pray, Love)