Art and love are the same thing: It’s the process of seeing yourself in things that are not you.
It’s beautiful to be alone. To be alone does not mean to be lonely. It means the mind is not influenced and contaminated by society.
— Jiddu Krishnamurti (via esaeh)
Vanity and pride are different things, though the words are often used synonymously. A person may be proud without being vain. Pride relates more to our opinion of ourselves, vanity to what we would have others think of us.
— Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen. (via bookphile)
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The true mark of maturity is when somebody hurts you and you try to understand their situation instead of trying to hurt them back.
— Unknown (via kayleyhyde)