"However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?"

Gautama Buddha (via kushandwizdom)

"Be steady and well-ordered in your life so that you can be fierce and original in your work."

Gustave Flaubert (via kushandwizdom)

"I like living. I have sometimes been wildly, despairingly, acutely miserable, racked with sorrow; but through it all I still know quite certainly that just to be alive is a grand thing."

Agatha Christie (via kushandwizdom)