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"My only regret is that
I didn’t tell enough people
to fuck off."
My 92 year old grandma.  (via northerntendencies)

(Source: lule-bell, via thundrcries)

— 1 month ago with 755423 notes
#quote  #citation  #no regrets  #no fear  #boundary affirmation 
"I want to love you wildly. I don’t want words, but inarticulate cries from the bottom of my most primitive being, that flow from my belly like honey. A piercing joy that leaves me empty, conquered, silenced."
Anais Nin (via thewhimsyofthings)
— 1 month ago with 9 notes
#anais nin  #quote  #citation  #love 
"I’ve heard that people stand in bad situations because a relationship like that gets turned up by degrees. It is said that a frog will jump out of a pot of boiling water. Place him in a pot and turn it up a little at a time, and he will stay until he is boiled to death. Us frogs understand this."
Deb Caletti, Stay (via observando)

(via nminusone)

— 1 month ago with 819 notes
#stay  #deb caletti  #quote  #citation  #abuse  #abusive relationships  #codependency  #domestic violence 
"The mouth should have three gatekeepers. Is it true? Is it kind? And is it necessary?"
Arab Proverb (via escaping-art)

(via gettingahealthybody)

— 1 month ago with 59099 notes
#arab proverbs  #proverbs  #quote  #citation  #speaking  #mindfulness  #choice 
"Your mind is programmable – and if you’re not programming it then someone else will program it for you."
— 1 month ago with 5262 notes
#programmable mind  #conditioning  #jeremy hammond  #citation  #quote  #own your life  #creation  #choice  #full accountability 
"I have lived
in my body
for years
and still need
maps and lights
to find my way
to how I feel."
Michelle K., Body of Maps (via forever-and-alwayss)

(Source: hellanne, via nminusone)

— 1 month ago with 60524 notes
#poetry  #prose  #michelle k.  #body of maps