"She waited for the train to pass. Then she said, “I sometimes think that people’s hearts are like deep wells. Nobody knows what’s at the bottom. All you can do is imagine by what comes floating to the surface every once in a while.”"
- Haruki Murakami, Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman (via whyallcaps)
"I remember when I was younger and I wanted to be beautiful; now I’m older and I want to be intelligent. I want to burn hearts with brilliance and engulf souls with compassion. I want to be loved for my thoughts and nothing else."
- (via radicalteen)
(Source: substvncia, via thisisnotmyfairytaleendingg)
"You’re not in love with me, not really, you just love the way I always made you feel. Like you were the center of my world. Because you were. I would have done anything for you."
- Abby McDonald (via empireofquotes)
"It’s funny, isn’t it? How you can go from feeling so light and peaceful to feeling like you just can’t bear the weight of it all anymore."
- midnight thoughts (i miss being happy)
"When you’ve hit bottom in your life and are suffering deeply, that’s the time to be strong. Don’t give up; instead, look at yourself and say, “Enough is enough. I won’t get caught in this pattern again. Today is the day it ends.”"
- Dzogchen Ponlop (via curiouscrook)
"You don’t need to be
someone else’s universe
to be able to see
that you are a galaxy.
You don’t need to be
someone else’s light
to be able to appreciate
the way you shine."
- m.v., For every girl that ever felt she wasn’t enough. (via findingwordsforthoughts)