There is a fallacy that the powerful emotion of youth mellows with time. Not...– Nicole Krauss (Great House)
I am a product […of] endless books. My father bought all the books he read and...– C.S. Lewis (via wordpainting)
Sometimes it takes darkness and the sweet confinement of your aloneness to learn...– David Whyte (via astroinquiry) (via airwalker)
Nothing moves a woman so deeply as the boyhood of the man she loves.– Annie Dillard
A novel has to entertain — that’s the contract with the reader: you give me ten...– Barbara Kingsolver (via 500daysofkissingmypillow)
It’s starts out young- you try not be different just to survive- you try...– Douglas Coupland (Microserfs)
ventisette: One of the biggest things that you have to let go of when things don’t work out with someone is all of your plans. I feel like every time I really like someone I get way ahead of myself and I start collecting all of these ideas for what the time ahead might hold. I mentally select movies that I want to watch with them. I pass places around the city and think “I’ll have to go there...