— Susan Cain, Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking (via ricciolos)
"Spend your free time the way you like, not the way you think you’re supposed to. Stay home on New Year’s Eve if that’s what makes you happy. Skip the committee meeting. Cross the street to avoid making aimless chitchat with random acquaintances. Read. Cook. Run. Write a story."
"I take much pleasure in being alone, but there is also a strange warm grace in not being alone."
— Charles Bukowski (via h-o-r-n-g-r-y)
nothing will fuck up your twenties more than thinking you’re supposed to have your shit together.
"Your flaws are perfect for the heart that is meant to love you."
— (via iamcharliesangel)
"People don’t listen, they just wait for their turn to talk."
— Chuck Palahniuk (via narobe)