“The perfect woman, you see [is] a working-woman; not an idler; not a fine lady; but one who [uses] her hands and her head and her heart for the good of others.” — Thomas Hardy” —(via bippityboppityboo)
“Only when you meet your past again then you realize what a giant you’ve grown into.” —me (via bonnietsang)
“Can you imagine of our natural motto was, ‘Life, liberty and the pursuit of human flourishing?’ It’s not happiness; it’s human flourishing—deep, soul-enriching stuff. It’s connection. It’s service. It’s work. It’s creativity. It’s beauty.” —Rainn Wilson
Christianity is meant to be comforting but not comfortable.
I am from salt water connecting a thousand islands to one golden coast;
from sand between my toes, fog in my curls, and 7 o’clock sunshine through my lashes.