No tree, it is said, can grow to Heaven unless its roots reach down to Hell.
Carl Gustav Jung  (via the-wolf-and-the-mockingbird)
You can’t live your life for other people. You’ve got to do what’s right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
Nicholas Sparks, The Notebook (via kushandwizdom)
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
George Bernard Shaw (via kushandwizdom)

When the old mapmakers got to the edge of the world, they used to write, “Beyond this place, there be dragons.”