1. Love over Fear: People, who are truly happy, are less fearful and more loving. They perceive every moment, every challenge, and every person as an opportunity to learn more about themselves and the world.
2. Acceptance over Resistance: Happy people know that…
“But he was a lot of fun to be with and extremely seductive as a person. Sometimes there are men and women in the world who are great being kept. And I think he was a perfect person for that, he just didn’t pick a lot of the right people to keep him. But he was incredible.”—Bruce Weber on Chet Baker. (via thatkindofwoman)
“Often friends are for a time and season. It doesn’t mean they weren’t good friends - but the fact is that people and circumstances change. A true and faithful friend is a very rare thing, and a precious gift that is given to us.”—Unknown (via onlinecounsellingcollege)
“I wish people could just say how they feel like ‘Hey I really don’t like when you do that to me’ or ‘Hey I’m in love with you’ or ‘Hi I really miss you and I think about you all the time’ without sounding desperate. Why can’t everyone be painfully honest and just save people the trouble.”—thekhoolhaus (via thatkindofwoman)
“What came first, the music or the misery? People worry about kids playing with guns, or watching violent videos, that some sort of culture of violence will take them over. Nobody worries about kids listening to thousands, literally thousands of songs about heartbreak, rejection, pain, misery and loss. Did I listen to pop music because I was miserable? Or was I miserable because I listened to pop music?”—High Fidelity (via explore-everywhere)