“Here is the world. Beautiful and terrible things will happen. Don’t be afraid.”

Frederick Buechner




“You say that you love rain,
But you open your umbrella when it rains,
You say that you love the sun
But you find a shadow spot when the sun shines
You say that you love the wind
But you close your window when the wind blows
That is why I am afraid, you say you love me too.”

William Shakespeare




“Many of our fears are tissue-paper-thin, and a single courageous step would carry us clear through them.”

Brendan Francis Behan
Irish writer




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“What is love anyway? Maybe it’s supposed to break all the rules… Life is short; when two people find each other, what should stand in their way?”

Michael Scott (via stormbug)




“We were given: two hands to hold
Two legs to walk, two eyes to see
Two ears to listen. But why only one heart?
Because the other was given to someone else
For us to find.”

Anonymous







“Democrats spent the first century of this country’s existence refusing to treat black people like human beings, and the second refusing to treat them like adults.”

Ann Coulter  (via the-liberty-republican)




“It’s been my experience that you can nearly always enjoy things if you make up your mind firmly that you will.”

L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables  (via sketchmedesire)




“The son of God became a man to enable men to become sons of God.”

C.S. Lewis (via givehimtheglory)




“Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be in God’s side, for God is always right”

Abraham Lincoln (via inthepottershands)




“Determine what the world might need from you, define your mission, and run with it.”

Kate White (via qu0testoliveby)




“Two flags fly above my land that really sum up how I feel. One is the colors that fly high and proud, the red, the white, the blue. The other one’s got a rattle snake with a simple statement made. ‘Don’t tread on me’ is what it says, and I’ll take that to my grave.”

Aaron Lewis  (via conservativethoughtsoftheday)




MJ