The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who...– Henri Nouwen (via quote-book)
A classic is classic not because it conforms to certain structural rules, or...– Edith Wharton (1862 - 1937)
"The soul is healed by being with children."
Every song you love, every memory you cherish, every moment that has moved you...– taken from the book ‘Captivating’ by John & Stasi Eldredge
When little boys and girls grow bigger and older, they should grow from the...– C.S. Lewis
The thing I mean can be seen, for instance, in children, when they find some...– G K Chesteron Orthodoxy.
i love your words, so vivid and true, forever will leave me feeling nostalgic– (via scribble-scribbles)
The sun shines and warms and lights us and we have no curiosity to know why this...– ~Ralph Waldo Emerson (via justbesplendid)
Die when I may, I want it said by those who knew me best that I always plucked a...– Abraham Lincoln
That man is successful who has lived well, laughed often, and loved much, who...– ~Robert Louis Stevenson (via justbesplendid)
We do this. The exultation of monotony crowns the brave hearts, eyes that...– Ann Voskamp
by Rainer Maria Rilke The leaves are falling, falling as if from far up, as if orchards were dying high in space. Each leaf falls as if it were motioning “no.” And tonight the heavy earth is falling away from all other stars in the loneliness. We’re all falling. This hand here is falling. And look at the other one. It’s in them all. And yet there is Someone, whose hands infinitely calm, holding...
A great deal of talent is lost to the world for want of a little courage. Every...– ~Sydney Smith (via justbesplendid)
She smiled at him, making sure that the smile gathered up everything inside her...– F. Scott Fitzgerald (via quotewhore)
time went by, time flew and everything seemed so easy, so simple, so free, so...– (via scribble-scribbles)
Beauty is not caused. It is.– Emily Dickinson (via yvestown)
When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives mean the most to us,...
A sense of humor… is needed armor. Joy in one’s heart and some laughter on one’s...– Hugh Sidey (via quote-book)
"There are better things ahead than any we leave...