And when you choose a life partner, you’re choosing a lot of things, including your parenting partner and someone who will deeply influence your children, your eating companion for about 20,000 meals, your travel companion for about 100 vacations, your primary leisure time and retirement friend, your career therapist, and someone whose day you’ll hear about 18,000 times.

Intense shit.

Wait But Why - How to Pick Your Life Partner (via h-o-r-n-g-r-y)

The Buddhists say if you meet somebody and your heart pounds, your hands shake, your knees go weak, that’s not the one. When you meet your ‘soul mate’ you’ll feel calm. No anxiety, no agitation

(via nyu-tah)

Nothing in the world smells as good as the person you love.

Unknown (a knot in my throat now)

jessehimself:


lokicolouredglasses:

(taken from this post on the experiments of Harry Harlow)
This is serious business, because this is a large part of how sexism, racism, homophobia, rape culture, ethnocentrism, etc. continue to happen.

jessehimself:

lokicolouredglasses:

(taken from this post on the experiments of Harry Harlow)

This is serious business, because this is a large part of how sexism, racism, homophobia, rape culture, ethnocentrism, etc. continue to happen.

a girlfriend is a potential wife, if you ask me. relationships are investments not hobbies. y’all gotta grow up.

Reyna Biddy (via kushandwizdom)

If it is right, it happens — The main thing is not to hurry. Nothing good gets away.

John Steinbeck, on Falling in Love: A 1958 Letter  (via fuckoff-mondays)