And cars and phones and diamond rings-
those are only removable things.
And what about your mind does it shine on,
are there things that concern you more than your time?
Traveling is like flirting with life. It’s like saying, ‘I would stay and love you, but I have to go.Lisa St Aubin de Terán (via immeganmaria)
I mean, it’s all any of us wants - to find a nice person to hang out with ‘til we drop dead. Not a lot to ask.Lorelai Gilmore. Gilmore Girls, Episode 4.06: An Affair to Remember (via rangerdeon)
Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.Thomas Merton, No Man Is an Island (via feellng)
You remember too much,
my mother said to me recently.
Why hold onto all that?
And I said,
Where do I put it down?
I started off my day teaching kids how to draw trees, got hit on by a drunk man named Allen on the bus this afternoon, and spent my evening trying to translate my diploma from Latin to English and murdering cockroaches.
Life has different ways of testing you. Either nothing happens at all, or everything happens all at once.(via iloveyoursoul)
Today I drew a color by numbers that 40 girls colored in, got a half dozen hand-drawn pictures of flowers that say “I love madam Carolyn”, taught 3 girls to play the birthday song on the ukulele, and got to work in the organic garden.