Advice he’d give a 12-year-old version of himself: "It might sound oversimplified, but I’d say, ‘Shhh.’ It’s so funny how noisy my brain is - it’s what it does, it makes thoughts. And the problem is, I think in most of our lives the root of suffering is listening to that brain noise and actually identifying with it as if it’s who you are. That’s just the noise your brain makes. And more often than not, it probably doesn’t have much to say that’s going to help you. I’ve felt my best are the moments that I’ve been able to pull that plug and say, ‘Chris … shhh … shhh.’ And it’s not quitting, it’s not giving up, it’s not washing your hands of the thought, it’s rising above it. All the time I’ve spent suffering as a result of brain noise, hours of my life wasted. So that’s what I’d say: ‘Shhh.’"
In the flesh meme: 1/2 otp’s ➝ simon x kieren
"Tell me what you want. I’ll do anything I can to give it to you. Because there’s what I believe… And then there’s you. Okay? Okay."
Onde é que você tava, Léo? Você aí sozinho, de noite, no escuro.
Mãe, pra mim é sempre escuro.
"I’ve always been a big fan of romance, and I think this story kind of captured the idea of meeting somebody and then an unexpected, unintentional night, unfolding in a really pure manner." (x)
I love them, the fam. I’d like to gobble them up! Not literally.
So no matter what I do, hooray for me because I’m a great guy? It’s all good?