The hardest of all is learning to be a well of affection, and not a fountain; to...– Nan Fairbrother (via quote-book) (via kari-shma) (via somethingmeaningful) (via finallyseeing)
154. TRUE LOVE WILL COME, IT FUCKING TRACKS YOU...
spareunderthemat: lindsayneedscoffee: That is poetic. via | haylz: yoka: mayonegg: gotwisdom
You’d have to want to be crushed, buried alive. Because that’s what real love...– Peter Craig (via apologies) (via cloveraya) (via myhairisred)
12717.) i believe in this
havearide: blogsecret: “When you fall in love, it is a temporary madness. It erupts like an earthquake, and then it subsides. And when it subsides, you have to make a decision. You have to work out whether your roots are become so entwined together that it is inconceivable that you should ever part. Because this is what love is. Love is not breathlessness, it is not excitement, it is not the...
I am coming to terms with the fact that loving someone requires a leap of faith...– Sarah Dessen (via gatekeeper) (via quote-book) (via lovebot) (via spareunderthemat)
l’esprit de escalier
brighteryellow: the feeling you get after leaving a (usually emotional) conversation & you think of all the things you should have said. translated literally to mean the spirit of the staircase. loveyourcrookedneighbor / brightlywound / yearslater
‘You probably always wanted to be a librarian, right?’ She looked at all the...– Lorrie Moore, “Community Life”, Birds of America (via quiet-time) (via libraryland) (via booklover)
Stay hurtable. Stay human. Stay open.
hautelikecouture: So wise John Mayer, and so hot… via his twitter timely. remember this.
The desire for attachment to someone or something is a device for escaping from...– (via oceanofmind) (via theamazon)
I just want to feel safe with someone. To not always be wondering how he feels...– (via poeticheartache) (via shany) catching speed on this one… (via spareunderthemat)