"You never get over it. But you get to where it doesn’t bother you so much."
Jeffrey Eugenides, The Virgin Suicides
"Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no matter how slow."
"I didn’t know I was looking for anything until I saw you."
"We should not judge people by their peak of excellence; but by the distance they have traveled from the point where they started."
"One day, you realize that there are some people you’ll never see again. At least, not in the same way."
I Wrote This For You (via moaka
"I know that life isn’t life if you just float through it. I know that the whole point—the only point—is to find the things that matter, and hold on to them, and fight for them, and refuse to let them go."
Delirium, Lauren Oliver
"Do not simplify. Do not worry about failure. Failure is a badge of honour. It means you risked failure."
Charlie Kaufman, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
"Because when you’re scared but you still do it anyway, that’s brave."
Just because someone desires you, it does not mean that they value you.
Read it over.
Let those words resonate in your mind.
"My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness."