Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure... And as we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same.


Don’t, gouache and pencil on paper, 2013. Na Kim

"I think I’d most like to spend a day with Harry. I’d take him out for a meal and apologize for everything I’ve put him through." J.K Rowling. 
Happy Birthday, Jo! Thank you for existing and creating the amazing world all of us love and will cherish forever! (July 31st, 1965)
"We don’t need a list of rights and wrongs, tables of dos and don’ts: we need books, time, and silence. Thou shalt not is soon forgotten, but Once upon a time lasts forever."
— Philip Pullman (via victoriousvocabulary)

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"The next time you feel you have to defend something about yourself, ask yourself, why am I feeling I must defend this? Be willing to let your heart and wisdom smile upon people, sending them your love and acceptance. Do not feel you must say anything. Be who you are. Do not try to be perfect all the time."
— Orin (via onlinecounsellingcollege)

Henri Matisse


i scare people lots because i walk very softly and they don’t hear me enter rooms so when they turn around i’m just kind of there and their fear fuels me

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"I am deliberate and afraid of nothing."
— Audre Lorde (via observando)