I looked at other couples and wondered how they could be so calm about it. They...– Miranda July
The more you know who you are, and what you want, the less you let things upset...– Bill Murray, Lost in Translation (via spaceships) (via alexewing)
Life will break you. Nobody can protect you from that, and living alone won’t...– Louise Erdrich (via everybodycares)
The Temper Trap - “Sweet Disposition” Song from...
Thus time draws forward each and everything Little by little into the midst of...– Lucretius, Beginning of Civilization.
I am an excitable person who only understands life lyrically, musically, in whom...– Anais Nin, my new favorite. (via caragh)
‘I love you,’ Buttercup said. ‘I know this must come as...– William Goldman (The Princess Bride)
There is more faith and there is more truth on deserts, mountains, rivers, skies...– (via a brainless thinker)
Some people need a red carpet rolled out in front of them in order to walk...– Miranda July
We were excited about getting jobs; we hardly went anywhere without filling out...– Miranda July
everybodycares: “I am of those who like to stay late at the cafe,” the older waiter said. “With all those who do not want to go to bed. With all those who need a light for the night.”
An autobiography is only ‘a sort of life’ - it may contain less errors of fact...– Graham Greene, in the forward to his 1971 memoir A Sort of Life (via tylercoates)
Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, “What are you doing for others?– Martin Luther King, Jr.
ive just lost a best friend. . .
jaim: finishing a book always brings about feelings of loss even in the wake of feeling accomplished. for only a brief moment ive been given permission to creep along in someones life and when it abruptly ends its as if memories once again surface of those break-ups that ended without ones consent. for at least a few days a ghost of sadness will loom over my body; perhaps the start of a new novel...
Who can pretend that there’s a beginning without an end?– Red House Painters - “Smokey”
Letting go doesn’t mean we don’t care. Letting go doesn’t mean we shut down....– Melody Beattie (via lovebot) (via regret) (via apologies) (via cakeface)