"Every experience God gives us, every person He brings into our lives, is the perfect preparation for the future that only He can see"
| ~ Corrie ten Boom (via simply-divine-creation)|
“If your Christianity hasn’t cost you anything then it’s not worth anything.” B.L.
"The feelings that hurt most, the emotions that sting most, are those that are absurd - The longing for impossible things, precisely because they are impossible; nostalgia for what never was; the desire for what could have been; regret over not being someone else; dissatisfaction with the world’s existence. All these half-tones of the soul’s consciousness create in us a painful landscape, an eternal sunset of what we are."
| ~ Fernando Pessoa (via psych-facts)|
"What I know is that if I start thanking God in the middle of having a crappy time, that will change my whole perspective. It will change it for today, but not tomorrow. Tomorrow, I’m going to have to spin that thankfulness up again. Thankfulness takes work, but it changes everything."
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Jed Brewer on episode 111 of Say Thatthebridgechicago)
"This is how you pray continually—not by offering prayer in words, but by joining yourself to God through your whole way of life, so that your life becomes one continuous and uninterrupted prayer."
| ~ St. Basil the Great (via h2ointowine)|
"Stop waiting for friday, for summer, for a boy to fall in love with you. Happiness is achieved when you stop waiting for it and make something of the moment you’re in right now."
| ~ (via highrapunzel)|
|When people start acting like they love music when they see the coachella line up. Puhlezzzz you don't even listen to music.|
"The beginning of love is to let those we love be perfectly themselves, and not to twist them to fit our own image. Otherwise we love only the reflection of ourselves we find in them."
| ~ Thomas Merton (via h-i-p-h-o-p-s-o-u-l)|
|why is it that when you decide to fully cut someone out of your life they decide they want to come back in? & you know they can't be in your life.|
|don't think I'll ever learn how to deal with this kind of thing.|