“A secret to happiness is letting every situation be what it is, instead of what you think it should be, and then making the best of it.”
All the things you wish for will never be handed to you on a silver plate, begging for you to come out of hiding and feast. If you lock your door, it will remain closed. No one is going to open it for you — they can’t. You are the one with the key. You
Tell me, do you believe in ecstasy? For most people, it’s just a fantasy. Will it ever find you, ever capture your soul and hold you until you feel rapture? Sliding down slopes of exhilaration til every cell in your body is in exaltation Going beyond happiness, beyond state of bliss Paradise of pleasure and
Do you ever feel p o w e r l e s s ? Like everything is j u s t a m e s s . . . If everybody feels this way Why doesn’t anyone act like it? If everyone is feeling down Why do they smile and never frown? You may not
What is laughter? But a nervous reaction To uncomfortable feelings Lit with passion Listen closely To the outbreak of madness For, laughter indeed Is an expression of sadness What is a smile? But an awkward tug At sweeping unpleasantness Under the rug Look a little closer At the lips so black and blue For, smiles
Waking up on a rainy morning with no obligations for the day and lighting candles and making hot apple cider. Getting really excited about something with someone else or with a group of people and screaming. When somebody tells me something that is really insightful and changes my whole perspective. Going on a long hike
Why is there so much pressure to be happy 100% of the time? Most of the smiles we see every day are fake, forced. How come people can’t express their sadness or anger freely, without coming off as worrisome? You know who we should really be worrying about — those who convince us that they
Red is my face, When I’m blushing, so flattered, full of passion. Red is my face When I’m fuming, so hurt, full of anger. Red is my face When I’m guilty, so embarrassed, full of shame. These feelings penetrate through my heart like three swords.