"A nation becomes what its young people read in their youth."

James A. Michener (via psych-facts)

(Source: twoheadedshark)

"If the world were merely seductive, that would be easy. If it were merely challenging, that would be no problem. But I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it hard to plan the day."

"Maturing is realizing how many things don’t require your comment."

Rachel Wolchin  (via thatkindofwoman)

(Source: fellinlovewithmelancholy)