‘A painting is more than the sum of the parts,’ he would tell me, and then go on...– Wendelin Van Draanen (Flipped)
when something bad happens, you have 3 choices:...
I’m sleepwalking.– bro
we do not look back to the old testament merely to find the background to Christ...– r. albert mohler jr. (via emike)
Dear Class of 2011, →
absolute-best-posts: minisandwiches: As you begin your college experience, I thought I’d leave you with the things that, in retrospect, I think are important as you navigate the next four years. I hope that some of them are helpful. Here goes… Your friends will change a lot over the next four years. Let them. Call someone you love back home a few times a week, even if just for a few minutes. ...
Never reduce your self worth and value to physical and emotional pleasure. Sex,...– Lecrae (via plantmelikeatree)
Rule No. 150
rulesforthesouthernlady: Always, always, always keep in mind that if a guy likes you and wants to be with you, you will know for sure. I know most girls want to over-analyze and obsess over every little thing a guy says to them but if a boy wants to be with you he will make it happen. I know this might be a little hard to hear but it will save you a lot of time. Go out and find a boy who is head...
"Lows and Highs" - S.O. (feat. Leah Smith) →
real-lifemusic: Upcoming artist, S.O. recently released his mixtape titled S.O. It Begins. Let me just say that I have listened to this album about 5 times all the way through and this is the best mixtape since Swoope’s Spring Fling. This mixtape could’ve definitely been released as an album, so if you get a chance go pick it up free from Rapzilla.com. —- This song in particular is off the...
When we worry we are saying, ‘I know the way my life is supposed to go, and...– Tim Keller (via thouart)
Tiny Beautiful Things
Dear Sugar, I read your column religiously. I’m 22. From what I can tell by your writing, you’re in your early 40s. My question is short and sweet: what would you tell your 20-something self if you could talk to her now? Love, Seeking Wisdom Dear Seeking Wisdom, Stop worrying about whether you’re fat. You’re not fat. Or rather, you’re sometimes a little bit fat, but who gives a shit? There...
“Is not this the kind of fasting I have chosen: to loose the chains of injustice and untie the cords of the yoke, to set the oppressed free and break every yoke? Is it not to share your food with the hungry and to provide the poor wanderer with shelter - when you see the naked, to clothe him, and not to turn away from your own flesh and blood? Then your light will break forth like the dawn,...