"…I don’t want to think that I’m not going to see you again."

-Simone de Beauvoir, from The Mandarins (via a-thousand-words)

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Its all about those people who are kind beyond reason. Those people who help when there is nothing to gain. Those people who smile in the face of hostility. Those people who’s tongues do not cut open. Those people who radiate humility. Those people are what gives me faith in people.

"I’ve tried not missing you, but oh, god, I do."

-Ten Word Story, Meghan Hale (via m-e-ghan)

"I’ve always rejected being understood. To be understood is to prostitute oneself. I prefer to be taken seriously for what I’m not, remaining humanly unknown, with naturalness and all due respect."

"You’re my favorite reason to lose sleep."

-(via genies)

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"I survived because the fire inside me burned brighter than the fire around me."

-Joshua Graham (via adderalldust)

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"What I needed seemed to be absent everywhere."

-Charles Bukowski in introduction for John Fante’s ”Ask the Dust” (via wordsthat-speak)

"Boys cry
Cigarettes do kill,
parents lie,
boats sink,
flowers die,
Life goes on,
with or without you."

-sad facts that come along with existing - cosmicwording (via perfect)


there’s nearly 8 billion people in the world, don’t let someones shitty opinion get you down

"Some people feel unhappiness the way others love: privately, intensely, and without recourse."

-Khaled Hosseini (And the mountains echoed)

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