i was just looking through my tumblr archive and found so many quotes that i have reblogged over the years that i love and wanted to share!! if there isn't a source given it will be from a tumblr blog.

“A GREAT FUTURE DOESN’T REQUIRE A GREAT PAST.”
- WILLIAM CHAPMAN
“OTHER PEOPLE ARE NOT MEDICINE.”
“DON’T SET YOURSELF ON FIRE TO KEEP OTHERS WARM.”
“THERE IS NOT ONE PERSON IN THIS WORLD THAT IS NOT CRIPPLINGLY SAD ABOUT SOMETHING. YOU REMEMBER THAT BEFORE YOU OPEN YOUR MOUTH.”
“I’VE SURVIVED A LOT OF THINGS, AND I’LL PROBABLY SURVIVE THIS.”
- J.D. SALINGER
“I DIDN’T GET OVER IT, BUT I GOT USED TO IT.
“SO WHAT? YOU FAILED YOUR FINALS. YOU GAINED SOME WEIGHT. SO WHAT? YOU’RE SINGLE AGAIN. YOU LOST YOUR JOB. SO WHAT? WHAT NOW? YOU LIVE. YOU TRY AGAIN. THAT’S WHAT.”
“NO ONE IS YOU AND THAT IS YOUR POWER.”
- DAVE GROHL
“YOU SHOULDN’T POINT OUT THINGS ABOUT PEOPLE’S APPEARANCES IF THEY CAN’T FIX IT IN TEN SECONDS.”
“DON’T SAY MAYBE IF YOU WANT TO SAY NO.”
- PAULO COELHO
“JUST BECAUSE YOU TOOK LONGER THAN OTHERS DOESN’T MEAN YOU FAILED.”
“YOU STILL HAVE A LOT OF TIME TO MAKE YOURSELF BE WHAT YOU WANT.”
- S.E. HINTON
“IT COSTS $0.00 TO BE A DECENT PERSON.”
“ALWAYS BE KINDER THAN YOU FEEL.”