"His every look, his every movement, though I did not see them, found an echo in my heart."
Leo Tolstoy’s “Happy Ever After” (via karlzy)
"If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up people to collect wood and don’t assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea."
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
"So many people are shut up tight inside themselves like boxes, yet they would open up, unfolding quite wonderfully, if only you were interested in them."
Sylvia Plath (via 13neighbors)
"No matter how careful you are, there’s going to be the sense you missed something, the collapsed feeling under your skin that you didn’t experience it all. There’s that fallen heart feeling that you rushed right through the moments where you should’ve been paying attention. Well, get used to that feeling. That’s how your whole life will feel some day. This is all practice."
Chuck Palahniuk, Invisible Monsters (via danseurs)
"It bothers me that no one has the patience to deal with someone who is just sad."
Emily Haines (via shilku)
"I hope you never have to think about anything as much as I think about you."
Jonathan Safran Foer (via c4ptivant)