Then their lips brushed like young wild flowers in the wind.
F. Scott Fitzgerald, This Side of Paradise (via humanseoul)
You see, love doesn’t end despair. It deepens the poignancy of it by opening your eyes to what there is to lose.
Adam Haslett, The Letter Q (via eternityservedcold)
Don’t just see me with your eyes
take away
this mask of flesh and bone and
see me
for my soul
Thirteen Reasons Why (via cetoshiningce)
Pick your fights like you pick your nose: with complete awareness of where you are.
Colson Whitehead, The Noble Hustler: Poker, Beef, and Death (via quoted-books)

Maredith Grey quote, from Grey’s Anatomy.
We do not suffer by accident.
Pride and Prejudice (via mylastlove-mylastsong)
When you get an idea into your head you find it in everything.
_Victor Hugo, The Hunchback of Notre-Dame (via shantal82)
It’s not that I don’t like people. It’s just that when I’m in the company of others - even my nearest and dearest - there always comes a moment when I’d rather be reading a book.