happiness quotes

Moving forward doesn’t mean forgetting the past. It means learning from it. More at @coutureandcaffeine

For some reason, we are truly convinced that if we criticize ourselves, the criticism will lead to change. If we are harsh, we believe we will end up being kind. If we shame ourselves, we believe we end up loving ourselves. It has never been true, not for a moment, that shame leads to love. Only love leads to love.
—  Geneen Roth
Maybe you just have to live for the small things, like being called pretty or someone picking up the pen you dropped or laughing so hard that your stomach hurts. Maybe that’s all that really matters at the end of the day.
—  Tianna Kavanagh
you give me butterflies and i don’t even have to be around you.
—  it’s all you | pt. 5
The free soul is rare, but you know it when you see it - basically because you feel good, very good, when you are near or with them.
—  Charles Bukowski, Tales of Ordinary Madness