Idealists devote much of their time to pursuing their own identity, their personal meaning, what they signify-their true Self. It is not, mind you, that they are self-centered, self-serving, or selfish; they focus on the Self of others as surely as on their own.
- David Keirsey, Please Understand Me II
In an age in which the media broadcast countless pieces of foolishness, the educated man is defined not by what he knows, but by what he doesn’t know.
Nicolás Gómez Dávila (via quotes-shape-us)
You can only grow if you’re willing to feel awkward and uncomfortable when you try something new.
Brian Tracy (via seabois)
The older I grow, the more I listen to people who don’t talk much.
Germain G. Glidden. (via beautyoutofsorrows)