My happiness is not the means to any end. It is the end. It is its own goal. It is its own purpose.
— ― Ayn Rand, Anthem (via psych-quotes)
Hope is important because it can make the present moment less difficult to bear. If we believe that tomorrow will be better, we can bear a hardship today.
— ― Thích Nhất Hạnh (via psych-quotes)
Pain and suffering are always inevitable for a large intelligence and a deep heart.
— Fyodor Dostoyevsky (via onlinecounsellingcollege)
The purpose of psychology is to give us a completely different idea of the things we know best.
— ― Paul Valéry (via psych-quotes)