"You don’t owe people the person you used to be. You don’t have to talk to people who are speaking to the old you. If they want to drag old you out, and you’ve already left that person behind, they don’t get to talk to you. When you’ve gone from weakness to strength, you don’t owe a show of your former self to someone who just can’t wrap their head around your change."
Dig Yourself (via howitzerliterarysociety)
"It’s amazing what storms your face can hide, what terrible wrecks can writhe and heave beneath, without one ripple on the surface."
Jenny Valentine, Double (via sad-plath)
"She buried her ears into the calm of his heartbeat, and in a matter of seconds: fell terribly in love with the way her loneliness fell softly and suddenly, asleep, in his chest."
Christopher Poindexter (via petrichour)
"He wanted me to love him unconditionally, but Jimmy was not able to love someone else in return … he was the troubled boy that wanted to be loved very badly. I loved Jimmy as I have loved no one else in my life, but I could not give him the enormous amount that he needed. Loving Jimmy was something that could empty a person." -
Pier Angeli on her relationship with James Dean
"With red fingers, like fire in October, I reached up and turned the sky Violently Violet."
Morgan Anderson - "Fragment 17"
lookingforsomeonewhocares said: Did u say yes or
death-on-impact said: Did u say yes
Guys, I’m not going to date a dwarf, no matter how glorious his beard.
"Mental illness is like fighting a war where the enemy’s strategy is to convince you that the war isn’t actually happening."
Kat (via avvfvl)
"What if I told you I’m incapable of tolerating my own heart?"
Virginia Woolf, Night and Day (via volaream)
"The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance."
Alan Wilson Watts (via teenager90s)
"The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars, but in ourselves."
William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar (via feellng)
"Love is the power that saves."
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