28 October 2014

feasting on.

These are the days that must happen to you.

- Walt Whitman

Sometimes it's the smallest thing that saves us: the weather growing cold, a child's smile, and a cup of excellent coffee.

- Jonathan Carroll

We forget we're mostly water till the rain falls and every atom in our body starts to go home.

- Albert Huffstickler

The female doesn't want a rich man, or a handsome man, or even a poet. She wants a man who understands her eyes if she gets sad, and points to his chest and says, 'Here is your home country.'

- Nizar Qabbani

What if, instead of thinking about solving your whole life, you just think about adding additional good things. One at a time. Just let your pile of good things grow.

- Rainbow Rowell

We don't learn to love each other well in the easy moments. Anyone is good company at a cocktail party. But love is born when we misunderstand one another and make it right, when we cry in the kitchen, when we show up uninvited with magazines and granola bars, in an effort to say, I love you.

- Shauna Niequist

It was like autumn, looking at her. It was like driving up north to see the colors.

- Jeffrey Eugenides


  1. Thank you for these. They are beautiful. XO

  2. Lovely words you shared.

  3. These words were perfect for me today. Thanks for sharing them!