"If someone comes along and shoots an arrow into your heart, it’s fruitless to stand there and yell at the person. It would be much better to turn your attention to the fact that there’s an arrow in your heart…"
Pema Chödrön (via purplebuddhaproject)
"If you want something bad enough, you will make the time for it regardless of how busy you may be."
"Two things define you. Your patience when you have nothing, and your attitude when you have everything."
Unknown (via psych-facts)
Did a group of mathematicians just sit around drawing lines before stumbling upon how some combination of the intersections could be used for multiplication?
I had to try this, and I am just sitting here awestruck. This is brilliant.
This is as mind-blowing as Misha’s shoe-tying lesson.
I will never understand how or why people come up with this stuff.
Bye Bye lattice method.
Julie, i know youre not japanese but I also know youre smart!
Tumblr, may I offer you a pug in this trying time?
oh my g od
sex would be out of this world
PUNCHES TROUGH A WALL AND STEALS ALL THE BED COVERS
"I have a doctorate in Buddhist philosophy. Now I want to learn as many languages as possible so I can teach as many people as possible."
"What do you think is the most important thing that people can learn from Buddhism?"
"Compassion. Everyone suffers and everyone needs happiness."
this happy goat is making me feel so happy about everything
"Human beings are funny. They long to be with the person they love but refuse to admit openly. Some are afraid to show even the slightest sign of affection because of fear. Fear that their feelings may not be recognized, or even worst, returned. But one thing about human beings that puzzles me the most is their conscious effort to be connected with the object of their affection even if it kills them slowly inside."
Sigmund Freud (via psych-facts)
this makes my heart jealous
Gonna be us in 2 weeks :D
People have offered many potential explanations for this discrepancy, but this ad highlights the importance of the social cues that push girls away from math and science in their earliest childhood years.
This is so important. Girls pay attention. Boys, if you are a brother, father, cousin of a girl, pay attention.
This is CRITICAL