The Tumblr Formerly Known As Prince

I sometimes apologise for my role in Garden State.

“Don’t talk to yourself in such a way that if you did so to a friend, it would end your friendship.

If you had a friend dealing with the same things, you wouldn’t berate that person, say, ‘You’re not working hard enough,’ ‘You suck,’ or ‘You’re not as good as [whomever].’ You’d offer your friend encouragement, you’d try to point out all the things your friend did right, and how much progress your friend had made.

You should do no less for yourself.

Be very careful how you talk to yourself. Because you are listening.

Pat Cadigan, author (via ellenkushner)

this is very difficult to remember, and to live by

(via festeringfae)

This. I’m frequently a fucking dick to myself.

WHY DID YOU HAVE TO LEAVE ME. WHY DO BANDS I BECOME SILLY ATTACHED TO ALWAYS LEAVE ME.

WHY DID YOU HAVE TO LEAVE ME. WHY DO BANDS I BECOME SILLY ATTACHED TO ALWAYS LEAVE ME.

My two new favourite degenerates on the ‘male problem’.

“Don’t talk to yourself in such a way that if you did so to a friend, it would end your friendship.

If you had a friend dealing with the same things, you wouldn’t berate that person, say, ‘You’re not working hard enough,’ ‘You suck,’ or ‘You’re not as good as [whomever].’ You’d offer your friend encouragement, you’d try to point out all the things your friend did right, and how much progress your friend had made.

You should do no less for yourself.

Be very careful how you talk to yourself. Because you are listening.

Pat Cadigan, author (via ellenkushner)

this is very difficult to remember, and to live by

(via festeringfae)

mochakimono:

I suddenly realized that Miracle on 34th Street is basically about a fictive otherkin being put on trial

and winning.