“We only write about two feelings: one is the first day of summer when you and all of your friends are standing on the edge of a cliff watching the sun set and being overcome with all of your hopes and dreams at once. The other is when you’re walking alone in the rain and realize you will be alone forever.”—The Drums (via resolutionist)
“You can be in a relationship for two years and feel nothing; you can be in a relationship for 2 months and feel everything. Time is not a measure of quality; of infatuation, or of love.”—What my relationships have taught me. (via lovequotesrus)
“The is a lion in my living room. I feed it raw meat
so it does not hurt me. It is a strange thing
to nourish what could kill you
in the hopes it does not kill you.
We have lived like this, it and I, for so many years.
Sometimes it feels like we have always lived like this.
Sometimes I think I have always been like this.”—The Lion, Clementine von Radics (via bhagyawati)
“I was always attracted not by some quantifiable, external beauty, but by something deep down, something absolute. Just as some people have a secret love for rainstorms, earthquakes, or blackouts, I liked that certain undefinable something.”—Haruki Murakami, South of the Border, West of the Sun (via hellanne)
“Anybody can sympathise with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature— requires, in fact, the nature of a true lndividualist—to sympathise with a friend’s success.”—Oscar Wilde (via misswallflower)