"إذا عرفت نفسك فلا يضرك ما قيل فيك
If you know yourself, then you’ll not be harmed by what is said about you."
- Imam Sufyan Al Thawri  (via sexual-feelings)

(Source: arabswagger)

"I am so beautiful, sometimes people weep when they see me. And it has nothing to do with what I look like really, it is just that I gave myself the power to say that I am beautiful, and if I could do that, maybe there is hope for them too. And the great divide between the beautiful and the ugly will cease to be. Because we are all what we choose."
- Margaret Cho (via kushandwizdom)
"…and when one of them meets the other half, the actual half of himself, whether he be a lover of youth or a lover of another sort, the pair are lost in an amazement of love and friendship and intimacy and one will not be out of the other’s sight, as I may say, even for a moment…"
"

She is not “my girl.”

She belongs to herself. And I am blessed, for with all her freedom, she still comes back to me, moment-to-moment, day-by-day, and night-by-night.

How much more blessed can I be?

"
- Avraham Chaim, Thoughts after The Alchemist  (via laughing-treees)

(Source: avraham-chaim)