I am so sorry to all the people I hurt while I was hurting.

—(via deathnoteoflove)

Silence is beautiful, not awkward. The human tendency to be afraid of something beautiful is awkward.

 Elliott Kay (via aokigaharas)

To gain your own voice, you have to forget about having it heard.

Allen Ginsberg (via feellng)

Inside us there is something that has no name, that something is what we are.

José Saramago (via feellng)

When someone is crying, of course, the noble thing to do is to comfort them. But if someone is trying to hide their tears, it may also be noble to pretend you do not notice them.

— Lemony Snicket (via lovequotesrus)

She had a strange feeling in the pit of her stomach, like when you’re swimming and you want to put your feet down on something solid, but the water’s deeper than you think and there’s nothing there.

—Julia Gregson, East of the Sun (via bbyfaux)

I’m right here I’m your star crossed lover
I lie here like a starless lover
I’ll die here as your phantom lover
I never learn, I never learn

—Lykke Li, “I Never Learn” (via larmoyante)

Every day, just try harder. You think you’ve tried hard enough, but no. You have definitely not tried hard enough.

—Overheard at The Washington Post (via washingtonpost)

Can you remember who you were before the world told you who you should be? (via thedailypozitive)

If you live off a man’s compliments, you’ll die from his criticism.

—Cornelius Lindsey (via bl-ossomed)