"You’ll see, when she smiles, you’ll love her.”

— Ofelia in Pan’s Labyrinth (2006)
My favorite books, author quotes, reading suggestions, and song lyrics

“You have a place in my heart no one else ever could have.”

—   Fiitzgerald, F. Scott. The Ice Palace. (via crystalreed)

(Source: wordsnquotes, via soleavethatclick-inmyhead)

“Stay away from the ones you love too much. Those are the ones who will kill you.”

—   Donna Tartt, The Goldfinch (via quoted-books)

(via langleav)

“They laugh until laughing makes them kiss.
They kiss until kissing makes them laugh.”

—   Sarah Ruhl (The Clean House)  (via perfect)

(Source: balloonist, via amazinglace)

“Like wildflowers; you must allow yourself to grow in all the places people thought you never would.”

“If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.”

—   Martin Luther King Jr. (via observando)

Mark Oliver Everett, Things the Grandchildren Should Know


Mark Oliver Everett, Things the Grandchildren Should Know

(via sparksaremadehere)

“The universe is so well balanced that the mere fact that you have a problem also serves as a sign that there is a solution.”

—   ― Steve Maraboli (via psych-quotes)

(via langleav)

“Worry is most often a prideful way of thinking that you have more control over life and its circumstances than you actually do.”

—   ― June Hunt (via psych-quotes)

(via soleavethatclick-inmyhead)

“I used to think I was tough, but then I realized I wasn’t. I was fragile and I wore thick fucking armor. And I hurt people so they couldn’t hurt me. And I thought that was what being tough was, but it isn’t.”

—   James Frey (via fehlst)

(Source: mortemsomnia, via alinefaier)

“Discover why you’re important, then refuse to settle for anyone who doesn’t completely agree.”

—   Fisher Amelie, Thomas & January (via girlsjunk)

(Source: creatingaquietmind, via chirpingblackbird)

“Everything you can imagine is real.”

—   Pablo Picasso (via observando)

“Maturing is realizing how many things don’t require your comment.”

—   Rachel Wolchin  (via pnko)

(Source: fellinlovewithmelancholy, via gipsyy-danger)

“One hears it a lot on airplanes: “Make sure you have your own mask on, before helping others with theirs.””

—   Daniel Handler (Lemony Snicket), upon being asked "What’s your very best life advice?"  (via n-xi)

(Source: man-eatingcat, via englishistheartofbullshit)

“She needs a new journal. The one she has is problematic. To get to the present, she needs to page through the past, and when she does, she remembers things, and her new journal entries become, for the most part, reactions to the days she regrets, wants to correct, rewrite.”

—   Dave Eggers, How the Water Feels to the Fishes (via observando)

(via chirpingblackbird)

“If you find yourself thinking “Wait. Can’t say that. He’ll think I’m weird and fucked up.” Ditch them and find someone who responds with something twice as weird and three times as fucked up.”

—   Jeremiah Van Guilder (via lullabysounds)

(Source: youfeellikeraindrops, via sarahandhearts)