“Some of my friends automatically dislike people—I’ve had arguments with them, because I value open-mindedness and liking everybody until they do something unlikeable. I see the good in people, and start off thinking that everyone is nice. I guess that can screw me over sometimes, but everybody has something to offer and you won’t know what it is if you don’t talk to them. I’ve always wondered why people become hateful and prejudiced—as children, we like everybody until they do something mean. I think a lot of people are conditioned by stereotypes in the media and movies: the skinny girl is cool and the overweight girl is not so cool.”
Listen to it carefully.
|—||Richard Bach (via observando)|
F. Scott Fitzgerald (via hay-girl-hay-lesbifriends)
Read and read again.
No matter what anybody says, Dolly can knock some bluegrass out of the park. Here she is with Alison Krauss, Dan Tyminski, Jerry Douglas, Barry Bales, Jim Mills, Sam Bush, and Stuart Duncan singing Train Train.She’s got some pretty heavy back-up!
let’s talk about the universe and make out
Relationship goals. 100%
Want to feel like you are in America for the first time? (Americans obvs) talk to and hang out with people who have never been here…it’s like a whole new experience.
christmas is so much worse as you get older it’s like “what do you want this year?” “a sense of purpose”
"a career" "financial security" "a sex life" "tuition for grad school" "alcohol" "a nap" "socks would be nice"
How do you survive?
You just do.
There is no other choice,
no other viable options.
You throw yourself into it,
and make a mess along the way.
Gain a few too many scars,
break some things,
you find yourself with
a couple of friends
and a few precious tools.
You just have to.
"Who’s the better player?"
"I am. He’s too scared to sacrifice his pieces. He hasn’t learned that sometimes you need to lose two to gain three."