Confidence isn’t walking into a room with your nose in the air, and thinking you are better than everyone else, it’s walking into a room and not having to compare yourself to anyone else in the first place.
- (via m-wol)
It is easier to confess a defect than to claim a quality.
- Max Beerbohm (via thingsandschemes)
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
- Aristotle, Metaphysics (via feellng)