To be beautiful means to be yourself. You don’t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself.
Thich Nhat Hanh (via thecalminside)

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When you look deeply into your anger, you will see that the person you call your enemy is also suffering. As soon as you see that, the capacity of accepting and having compassion for them is there.
Thich Nhat Hanh (via alteringminds)

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The truth is you really are nothing, but this nothing is full, whole, infinite….


Gangaji (via in-a-wonderland-they-lie)

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There is no goal to be reached. There is nothing to be attained.


Ramana Maharshi (via ashramof1)

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Everyone is a lesson.
A reminder (via asapkingsofparis)

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If the doors of perception were cleansed every thing would appear to man as it is, Infinite. For man has closed himself up, till he sees all things thro’ narrow chinks of his cavern.
William Blake (via thecalminside)

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I love that I’m human and I make mistakes. I’m constantly growing and learning and that makes me happy.

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Breathe. It’s only a bad day, not a bad life.
Johnny Depp (via enemaroberts)

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