A Koala reflecting on his sins, his triumphs, and the inevitability of death.

i’m kvelling 

This actually strikes me as incredibly profound. And adorable. 

Like, this is something you can really do while casually eating an apple. 

"Take away love and our earth is a tomb."
— Robert Browning




the fear of freedom.

Etymology: from Greek eleuthero, “free” + phobia, “fear”.

[Keith Spangle - The Dreamer]


'In Christianity and Buddhism, in both East and West, we have the notion of “the All,” the ultimate reality, the ground of being. Our Christian friends tend to think that Buddhists don't like to conceive of “the All,” or the ground of being, as a person. That is what they resist the most. Some…

"We want to appear more truthful and knowledgeable, so we look for things to study or unusual experiences that will bring us prestige. We adorn ourselves with titles and awards. We are all deceiving each other. Deep down we feel there is nothing good, beautiful, and true in us, and at the same time we are desperate to show other people how good, beautiful, and truthful we are. And so we deceive ourselves from generation to generation."
— Thich Nhat Hanh (via ben2d)
""We can never forget that everything Adolf Hitler did in Germany was legal." – Martin Luther King, Jr."
— (via stunningpicture)

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Cut your toenails with the opposite hand

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