You never get to the point where you think “I am the adult”, but you do get to the point where you think “I’ve dealt with this before.” The older you get, the higher and higher the percentage is of things you’ve already been through. Have you ever changed a tire? Had a flat tire? Someday, you might, and the next time it happens, you’ll know what to do, since you’ve already done it.
-My dad. I’m 24, and asked if you ever shake the feeling of not being an adult, and this was his response. Probably the most comforting thing he could have said.
Your dad is damn right.
I have more respect for a man who lets me know where he stands, even if he’s wrong, than the one who comes up like an angel and is nothing but a devil.
Everything you love is here (via lovequotesrus)
Some people would rather live in a hell they’ve got used to than in a paradise they’ve never experienced before.
- Urania Sarri, Gate Deadlock (via observando)
You don’t know how deeply you are intertwined with someone until you try to walk away from them.
- m.l. - splitterherzen (via perfect)
I notice that Autumn is more the season of the soul than of nature.
- Friedrich Nietzsche (via triplegoddesss)