zoe, etc.

I am learning every day to allow the space between where I am and where I want to be to inspire me and not terrify me.

—Tracee Ellis Ross, in an interview for UPTOWN (via larmoyante)

The moment you feel like you have to prove your worth to someone is the moment to absolutely and utterly walk away.

(Source: motxjuste, via thatkindofwoman)

i would like this background for all my social media avatars. 

i would like this background for all my social media avatars. 

(Source: golfwang, via cudifornian)

Your soul doesn’t care what you do for a living - and when your life is over, neither will you. Your soul cares only about who you are while you are doing whatever you are doing.

i do this sometimes in the club. it’s my low energy fist pump that looks pretty suspect. 

i do this sometimes in the club. it’s my low energy fist pump that looks pretty suspect. 

(Source: brunofast, via shyshounen)

Growing apart doesn’t change the fact that for a long time we grew side by side; our roots will always be tangled. I’m glad for that.

—Ally Condie, Matched 

(Source: larmoyante)

He knew why he wanted to kiss her. Because she was beautiful. And before that, because she was kind. And before that, because she was smart and funny. Because she was exactly the right kind of smart and funny. Because he could imagine taking a long trip with her without ever getting bored. Because whenever he saw something new and interesting, or new and ridiculous, he always wondered what she’d have to say about it—how many stars she’d give it and why.

—Rainbow Rowell, Attachments 

(Source: larmoyante)

She had what it took: great hair, a profound understanding of strategic lip gloss, the intelligence to understand the world and a tiny secret interior deadness which meant she didn’t care.