The Greek word for ‘return’ is ‘nostos’. ‘Algos’ means ‘suffering’. So nostalgia...– Milan Kundera (via penseesduchoeur)
After a while Dominique found it easier to associate with people. She learned to...– The Fountainhead
You Tell A Different Truth
I never really belong to anyone, or anywhere.
I thought I understood it, that I could grasp it. But I didn’t, not...
foxnewsofficial: do you ever taste food so good that you wish it was a person so you could take it out on a date and buy it flowers and show it how wonderful it is
There’s always going to be a part of me that’s sloppy and dirty, but...– Tiffany, Silver Linings Playbook
dictionaryofobscuresorrows: n. [Brit. wallesia] a condition characterized by scanning faces in a crowd looking for a specific person who would have no reason to be there, which is your brain’s way of checking to see whether they’re still in your life, subconsciously patting its emotional pockets before it leaves for the day.
Maybe there is something you’re afraid to say, or someone you’re afraid to love,...– Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John Green (via quote-book)
One thing I am certain of, I do not want to be betrayed, but that’s quite hard...– Jeanette Winterson, Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit (via helplesslyamazed)
We were at the porch. And then he asked: “Why do you study psychology? I’ve been wanting to ask you the question since the first time we met, but I thought it would be inappropriate. In my opinion, people study psychology for two reasons - they have issues themselves, or they have people around them with issues that they would like to help them solve.” I thought for a while and...
I still catch myself feeling sad about things that don’t matter anymore.– Kurt Vonnegut (via hiding-out)
barackinaroundthechristmastree: it does not matter how slow you go as long as you’re not in front of me