The other night on my train ride home, I was amused by the little boy who deployed a never ending arsenal of questions as he sat on his father's lap.

Curiosity, I find, is the mind's greatest weapon against idle thinking. Without it, thoughts are doomed to be static. And a person whose mind is helplessly unmoving, is as good as dead.

"It’s a terrible thing, I think, in life to wait until you’re ready. I have this feeling now that actually no one is ever ready to do anything. There is almost no such thing as ready. There is only now. And you may as well do it now. Generally speaking, now is as good a time as any."

- Hugh Laurie  (via gaelicintheraw)

(Source: chandelierswinging, via wu-wo-deactivated20140717)

"My God, a moment of bliss. Why, isn’t that enough for a whole lifetime?"

- Fyodor Dostoevsky (via likeafieldmouse)