Happiness in marriage is not something that just happens. A good marriage must...– Paul Newman’s letter to his wife on their wedding day (via charlotteromance)
I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes...– Anais Nin (via thatkindofwoman) Still need to finish all her diaries. She’s probably - no, definitely - my favorite female writer.
Finished The Hunger Games Trilogy
I have mixed feelings and feel like crying. I’m going to miss curling up in my bed and reading until I grow too tired to turn the page. Yeah feeling a little bit emotional right now. Who else finished it? What did ya’ll think?
Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.– Confucius (via mossycece)
The Little Duck
Now we are ready to look at something pretty special. It is a duck riding the ocean a hundred feet beyond the surf, And he cuddles in the swells. There is a big heaving in the Atlantic. And he is part of it. He can rest while the Atlantic heaves, because he rests in the Atlantic. Probably he doesn’t now how large the ocean is. And neither do you. But he realizes it. And what does he do,...
Words to keep inside your pocket: Quiescent - a quiet, soft-spoken soul. Chimerical - merely imaginary; fanciful. Susurrus - a whispering or rustling sound. Raconteur - one who excels in story-telling. Clinquant - glittering; tinsel-like. Aubade - a song greeting the dawn. Ephemeral - lasting a very short time. Sempiternal - everlasting; eternal. Euphonious - pleasing; sweet in...
Success is all relative and happiness is all a choice!– (via thetaoofdana)