life is what you make it

So many people are shut up tight inside themselves like boxes, yet they would open up, unfolding quite wonderfully, if only you were interested in them.

—Sylvia Plath (via enlargers)

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“What had led me astray during the crisis was my passion for being alone, my delight in the solitude. Nature seemed to me full of wonders, and I wanted to steep myself in them. Every stone, every plant, every single thing seemed alive and indescribably marvelous. I immersed myself in nature, crawled, as it were, into the very essence of nature and away from the whole human world.” —Carl Jung

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Confessions is a public art project that invites people to anonymously share their confessions and see the confessions of the people around them in the heart of the Las Vegas strip.

"I eat too much cheese."

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The capacity to be alone is the capacity to love. It may look paradoxical to you, but it’s not. It is an existential truth: only those people who are capable of being alone are capable of love, of sharing, of going into the deepest core of another person—without possessing the other, without becoming dependent on the other, without reducing the other to a thing, and without becoming addicted to the other. They allow the other absolute freedom, because they know that if the other leaves, they will be as happy as they are now. Their happiness cannot be taken by the other, because it is not given by the other.

—Osho (via psych-facts)


Four women have lunch in the roof garden on Adelaide House, overlooking the River Thames and Tower Bridge, c. 1934

Four women have lunch in the roof garden on Adelaide House, overlooking the River Thames and Tower Bridge, c. 1934

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