People who deny the existence of dragons are often eaten by dragons. From within.
—Ursula K. Le Guin, The Wave in the Mind: Talks & Essays on the Writer, the Reader & the Imagination (via quotes-shape-us)
Forgive yourself for not being at peace. The moment you completely accept your non-peace, your non-peace is transmuted into peace. Anything you accept fully will get you there, will take you into peace. This is the miracle of surrender.
You want to know how I got these scars. I swallowed my pride and then it crawled its way out of my mouth.
—Rudy Francisco (via man-of-prose)