But if you look at the people who are consistently achieving their goals, you start to realize that it’s not the events or the results that make them different. It’s their commitment to the process. They fall in love with the daily practice, not the individual event. What’s funny, of course, is that this focus on the process is what will allow you to enjoy the results anyway…
People had all sorts of reasons for doing the things they did. Strange, confusing and complicated reasons.
—The Vale Girl by Nelika McDonald (via treesofreverie)
When you control information, or manipulate it, you don’t need force to keep people under your thumb. They stay there willingly.
—Veronica Roth, Allegiant