1. "Relax. You will become an adult. You will figure out your career. You will find someone who loves you. You have a whole lifetime; time takes time. The only way to fail at life is to abstain."
    — Johanna de Silentio

  2. "Sometimes people think they know you. They know a few facts about you, and they piece you together in a way that makes sense to them. And if you don’t know yourself very well, you might even believe that they are right. But the truth is, that isn’t you. That isn’t you at all."
    — Leila Sales

  3. "So much working, reading, thinking, living to do! A lifetime is not long enough."
    — Sylvia Plath (via thatkindofwoman)

    (Source: observando, via thatkindofwoman)


  4. Ever since I can remember, May has been a month of loss. 


  5. "Some people meet the way the sky meets the earth— inevitably, and there is no stopping or holding back their love. It exists in a finished world, beyond the reach of common sense."
    — Louise Erdrich (via bhagyawati)

    (Source: wordsthat-speak, via bhagyawati)


  6. The last time I walked this route, two weeks later my entire life changed.  I thought it was about time to right some wrongs. 


  7. "Your image is engraved on the face of my watch It is engraved on each of the hands It is etched on the weeks months years My time is no longer mine it is you"
    —  Nizar Qabbani

  8. "God how is it that we surrender
    to love giving it the keys to our city
    carrying candles to it and incense
    falling down at its feet asking
    to be forgiven
    Why do we look for it and endure
    all that it does to us
    all that it does to us?"

  9. "In order to draw blood from Majnun the surgeon sharpened his lancet. Majnun wept and said, “I fear that in place of blood out will flow longing for Layla.”"
    —  Nezami

  10. "It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend."
    —  William Blake

  11. "Nothing makes a woman more beautiful than the belief that she is beautiful."
    —  Sophia Loren

  12. Your head already let go, but your heart never did.


  13. I have more words and use less of them.

    I have more people hearing and less people listening.

    I know more more people but feel like less people know me.

    I feel like I know what this means, but am as confused as ever.


  14. Are you happy?”

    "I am, when I’m not unhappy."


  15. Anonymous said: "Ahead of time, I want to apologize if I act weird, or even mean. I'm really just nervous. I don't know what to do with how you make me feel. This is the first time I can't get someone off of my mind. I'm just not used to it. So if I act weird just know it's cause I think I love you."

    I’m rubbish at Tumblr, so I have no idea when I got this - when did you send it, and why as anonymous? Where’s the quote from, or is it an anonymous original? I felt a little speechless at reading it - it’s so honest, which is so rare. 

    I genuinely think if someone just expressed those sentiments when they liked someone it’d fix sooo many miscommunications and issues. And it’s just a little bit lovely.