"The things you do for yourself are gone when you are gone, but the things you do for others remain as your legacy."

Kalu Ndukwe Kalu (via kushandwizdom)

"Simplicity, patience, compassion.
These three are your greatest treasures.
Simple in actions and thoughts, you return to the source of being.
Patient with both friends and enemies,
you accord with the way things are.
Compassionate toward yourself,
you reconcile all beings in the world."

Lao Tzu, Tao Te Ching (via kushandwizdom)

"It’s funny, when I think about this exact time last year. Things were so different. I never would have thought that things could change so much in only a year. I wonder what next October will be like."

"Why didn’t I learn to treat everything like it was the last time. My greatest regret was how much I believed in the future."

Jonathan Safran Foer, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (via kushandwizdom)

"It isn’t what you have or who you are or where you are or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about it."

Dale Carnegie, How to Win Friends and Influence People (via kushandwizdom)