"Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is."
— Albert Camus (via observando)
"I think you still love me, but we can’t escape the fact that I’m not enough for you. I knew this was going to happen. So I’m not blaming you for falling in love with another woman. I’m not angry, either. I should be, but I’m not. I just feel pain. A lot of pain. I thought I could imagine how much this would hurt, but I was wrong."
— Haruki Murakami, South of the Border, West of the Sun (via observando)
"if you consider a woman
less pure after you’ve touched her
maybe you should take a look at your hands"
— two way street
(Source: anachronica, via delaneylynn)
"I have lost and loved and won and cried myself to the person I am today."
— Charlotte Eriksson, Empty Roads & Broken Bottles; in search for The Great Perhaps (via fawun)
(Source: wordsnquotes, via kristileee)
"The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it’s indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it’s indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, it’s indifference."
— Elie Wiesel (via observando)
"I bear the wounds of all the battles I avoided."
— Fernando Pessoa
(Source: misswallflower, via ahunebear)
"I am learning every day to allow the space between where I am and where I want to be to inspire me and not terrify me."
— Tracee Ellis Ross, in an interview for UPTOWN (via larmoyante)