"Everyone grieves in different ways. For some, it could take longer or shorter. I do know it never disappears. An ember still smolders inside me. Most days, I don’t notice it, but, out of the blue, it’ll flare to life."
— Maria V. Snyder, Storm Glass (via observando)
"Falling in love with yourself first doesn’t make you vain or selfish, it makes you indestructible."
— Things I’ll teach my children (via infl4ted)
(Source: humblebackbones, via floralrainbow)
"It was only a sunny smile, and little it cost in the giving, but like morning light it scattered the night and made the day worth living."
— F. Scott Fitzgerald (via observando)
"…I was lying here waiting, brooding, deciding my whole future life, and you can never know what was in my heart."
— Fyodor Dostoevsky, from The Brothers Karamazov (via violentwavesofemotion)
"What’s the difference?” I asked him. “Between the love of your life, and your soulmate?”
“One is a choice, and one is not."
— Tarryn Fisher, Mud Vein (via drapetomania)
(Source: quotes-shape-us, via langleav)
"Marry someone you want to annoy for the rest of your life."
— My mum (via everybodysgotadarkside97)k (via tridentofposeidon)
"It takes a person who has suffered unbearable pain to recognize it in another."
— (via melancholycastle)
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