"She seems so cool, so focused, so quiet, yet her eyes remain fixed upon the horizon. You think you know all there is to know about her immediately upon meeting her, but everything you think you know is wrong. Passion flows through her like a river of blood.
She only looked away for a moment, and the mask slipped, and you fell. All your tomorrows start here."
— Neil Gaiman, Fragile Things (via thatkindofwoman)
(Source: whyallcaps.us, via thatkindofwoman)
"Though my soul may set in darkness, it will rise in perfect light;
I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night."
— Sarah Williams, excerpt of The Old Astronomer (To His Pupil)
"I learned there is a lot of strength in having nothing to lose."
— Henry Rollins. (via sorrowmaven)
"Take a lover who looks at you like maybe you are magic."
— Frida Kahlo (via penseesduchoeur)
(Source: wasbella102, via penseesduchoeur)
"In a way, you are poetry material. You are full of cloudy subtleties I am willing to spend a lifetime figuring out."
— Franz Kafka, Letters to Milena (via kafkaesque-world)
"I’m guilty of giving people more chances than they deserve but when I’m done, I’m done."
— (via zeljkalangdon)
(Source: onlinecounsellingcollege, via writeswrongs)