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"You can’t do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth."
H.L. Mencken  (via timedoesnotexisthere)

(Source: observando, via timedoesnotexisthere)

— 4 days ago with 2535 notes
#h.l. mencken  #quote  #citation  #meaning  #agency 
"I have done bad things. I can’t take them back, and they are part of who I am. Most of the time, they seem like the only thing I am."
Veronica Roth, Insurgent   (via thatkindofwoman)

(Source: simply-quotes, via thatkindofwoman)

— 4 days ago with 37368 notes
#veronica roth  #insurgent  #quote  #citation  #identity  #past  #acceptance 
"There can be no rebirth without a dark night of the soul, a total annihilation of all that you believed in and thought that you were."
Hazrat Inayat Khan (via freyjageist)

(Source: zentaku, via freyjageist)

— 4 days ago with 9490 notes
#hazrat inayat khan  #quote  #citation  #rebirth 
"Destroy the idea that men should respect women because we are their daughters, mothers, and sisters. Reinforce the idea that men should respect women because we are people."
— 1 week ago with 144051 notes
#feminism. human rights. quote. 
"But at any rate, the point is that God is what nobody admits to being, and [who] everybody really is."
Alan Watts (via nearerthemoon)

(Source: lazylucid, via nearerthemoon)

— 1 week ago with 114 notes
#alan watts. quote. citation. god. religion. 

Maria Callas talking about the pressures of fame.

(Source: beauvelvet, via non-volerli-vittime)

— 1 week ago with 1091 notes
#maria callas. fame. idols.