Never let your fear decide your fate.
I thought she was sleeping until I heard her call out from across the room, “Will you bring me a glass of water?” I did. Then in her always-sleepy tone and drawl she said, “Do you remember when you were a little boy and you would ask your mama to bring you a glass of water?” Yeah. “You know how half the time you weren’t even thirsty. You just wanted that hand that was attached to that glass that was attached to that person you just wanted to stay there until you fell asleep.” She took the glass of water that I brought her and just sat it down full on the table next to her. Wow, I thought. What am I gonna do with love like this. One Night from Dito Montiel’s A Guide To Recognizing Your Saints (via romantic-madness1x1)
This is just putting me in a bad mood. I keep over thinking. Im just gunna go with the flow. God wont give me anything I cant handle. If this is his plan for my life rn thennnnn 💁
Mindfulness gives you time. Time gives you choices. Choices, skillfully made, lead to freedom. You don’t have to be swept away by your feeling. You can respond with wisdom and kindness rather than habit and reactivity. Bhante Henepola Gunaratana. (via kelledia)