and i said to my body. softly. ‘i want to be your friend.’ it took a long breath. and replied, ‘i have been waiting my whole life for this.’
nayyirah waheed (via nayyirahwaheed)
4 days ago // 28,492 notes
Sometimes I remind myself that I almost skipped the party, that I almost went to a different college, that the whim of a minute could have changed everything and everyone. Our lives, so settled, so specific, are built on happenstance.
Anna Quindlen, Every Last One (via thatkindofwoman)
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4 days ago // 107,988 notes
Remember that time when Beyoncé did a guitar solo with her voice?
or when she called upon the father, the son, and the holy voice to bless the harmonies?
1 week ago // 15,013 notes
That’s what careless words do. They make people love you a little less.
Arundhati Roy, The God of Small Things (via splitterherzen)
2 weeks ago // 6,588 notes
The sexiest thing in the entire world is being really smart; and being thoughtful and being generous. Everything else is crap. I promise you. It’s just crap that people try to sell to you to make you feel less. So don’t buy it.
Ashton Kutcher (via kathryndelbeccaro)
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