I'm going to let you in on a big secret.
warningdontreadthis: To a person like me. It doesn’t matter if other people say we’re pretty. We wont believe you and it wont make any difference because we hate ourselves. It will however matter if you say we’re ugly, because that we can easily believe. You can tell us a million times that we’re pretty but unless we believe it ourselves it wont change anything.
We’re in such a hurry most of the time we never get much chance to talk. The...– Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry into Values by Robert M. Pirsig (via thechocolatebrigade)