" If someone is angry we think, “He is a bad and angry person,” while Buddhas think, “He is a suffering being afflicted with the inner disease of anger.” If a friend of ours were suffering from cancer we would not blame him for his physical disease, and in the same way, if someone is suffering from anger or attachment we should not blame him for the diseases of his mind. "
Geshe Kelsang Gyatso - “Eight Steps to Happiness” (via dancingdakini)
people who don’t text back straight away annoy me even though i am one of those people
if magikarp can do nothing and then suddenly grow up to be really useful then so can i
(Source: molgars, via seanp0donnell)
there is a huge difference between genuinely liking someone and liking the attention they give you and it took me a long time to realise that
" "Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage." - Anais Nin "
" A flower does not think of competing to the flower next to it. It just blooms. "
Zen Shin Talks (via suspend)
(Source: serymn, via fluerly)
The Staying Philosophy (Everyday Isa)
So when people leave, I’ve learned the secret: let them. Because, most of the time, they have to.
Let them walk away and go places. Let them have adventures in the wild without you. Let them travel the world and explore life beyond a horizon that you exist in. And know, deep down, that heroes aren’t qualified by their capacity to stay but by their decision to return. "
(Source: everydayisa.wordpress.com, via recrystalize)