• Me when I was 12: Wow, I think my crush is really cute I hope they like me back.
  • Me now: Yes my crush is cute, but do they share the same political views as me?

Our culture made a virtue of living only as extroverts. We discouraged the inner journey, the quest for a center. So we lost our center and have to find it again.

—Anaïs Nin (via theabstractintrovert)

How to Tell If You Are In a Jane Austen Novel

austenchanted:

Someone disagreeable is trying to persuade you to take a trip to Bath.

Your father is absolutely terrible with money. No one has ever told him this.

All of your dresses look like nightgowns.

Someone disagreeable tries to persuade you to join a game of cards.

A woman who hates you is playing…

(Source: the-toast.net)