NOLBUNAGA
The purpose of life is to be defeated by greater and greater things.
Rainer Maria Rilke (via quotes-shape-us)

lifestyleoftheunemployed:

I’m on a health kick. I wish it was for some noble cause but really I just want to look good without my shirt on. So I asked Arthur Keller, international male model and ex-Olympian, how he gets in such great shape. Here’s his advice:

To make real progress it’s not about working out hard…

No one is responsible for your experience #word

No one is responsible for your experience #word

#GOAT

Basically, love and hate activate similar circuits in the brain, but hate also activates the circuits used for rational thought. Which means, when you hate my adorable lips, you’re thinking quite clearly, unlike when you think of how I love you and you turn unto a pile of irrational mush. In other words, you love me with all your circuits.
Cassia Leo, Black Box (via quotes-shape-us)
The world will always choose convenience over reality. It’s easier to hate, blame, and fear than it is to understand. No one wants the truth; they want entertainment.
Chris Colfer, The Wishing Spell (via quotes-shape-us)

Truth

Everything has its place #fixie #fixedgear #fixieporn #singlespeed #shadenshadow #bicycle #bikeporn #citybicycleco

Everything has its place #fixie #fixedgear #fixieporn #singlespeed #shadenshadow #bicycle #bikeporn #citybicycleco

Our key to greatness lies not in our ability to project ourselves to others as if we are putting ourselves onto a projector and creating an image of ourselves on a projector screen. Rather, our key to greatness lies in who we are which we can give to other people in a way that when they walk away from us, they are able to say in their hearts that they have taken away something with them quite extraordinary.
C. JoyBell C. (via quotes-shape-us)
There comes a time when the world gets quiet and the only thing left is your own heart. So you’d better learn the sound of it. Otherwise you’ll never understand what it’s saying.
Sarah Dessen, Just Listen (via observando)