The creative adult is the child who has survived.– Ursula Le Guin
He has achieved success who has lived well, laughed often and loved much; who...– Bessie Anderson Stanley
I don’t know if there is anything I respect more than when a person is wholly him or herself in the face of situations that challenge that.
You may write me down in history With your bitter, twisted lies, You may trod...– “Still I Rise,” Maya Angelou
Copy out things that you really love. Any book. Put the quotation marks around...– Nicholson Baker on copying out passages of your favorite books by hand (via austinkleon)
I want everything we do to be beautiful. I don’t give a damn whether the client...– Saul Bass
Feeling very happy to be me & proud of myself today. That’s not conceited, as I once believed, but a healthy truth. And I’m happy you are you and proud of you, too. Dear friends and strangers, please don’t ever forget to stop and take a look back at how far you’ve come. No matter where you are in life, I guarantee you will be surprised by what you’ve overcome and...
Go placidly amid the noise and haste, and remember what peace there may be in...– “Desiderata,” Max Ehrmann
The Art of Dancing is a dancing countdown calendar. Amazing.
I love seeing Lady Gaga’s boobs and bum and I love seeing Katy...– Adele
Take care of yourself first, but be more genuinely interested in other people than in yourself.