The things which the child loves remain in the domain of the heart until old age. The most beautiful thing in life is that our souls remain hovering over the places where we once enjoyed ourselves. I am one of those who remembers those places regardless of distance or time.

Khalil Gibran, Mirrors of the Soul (via thinkinginpicturess)

Give yourself permission to be a passionate person. Be passionate about anything or anyone you choose, without interference from your inner critic.

Wayne W. Dyer (via ajna-aakhu)

To feel is to be vulnerable. So when we consider vulnerability to be a weakness, we consider feeling one’s emotions to be so, too, she says. But being vulnerable connects us with others. It opens us up to love, joy, creativity and empathy.

Brene Brown (via purplebuddhaproject)