"All the variety, all the charm, all the beauty of life is made up of light and shadow."
Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina
"It’s never too late to start over. If you weren’t happy with yesterday try something different today. Don’t stay stuck."
"You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late."
"I’m not surprised that you don’t have a boyfriend. I don’t want you to take this the wrong way, I just don’t think that very many people, especially your age, would be able to keep up with you. You know you are and you know what you want to do. Your eyes light up when you talk about your passions, and you’re not afraid to defy social norms and be who you are. And all this, this scares people."
The best compliment I’ve ever received (via lifebykyla