"The real lover is the man who can thrill you by kissing your forehead or smiling into your eyes or just staring into space."

Marilyn Monroe (via kushandwizdom)

"Because the world is so full of death and horror, I try again and again to console my heart and pick the flowers that grow in the midst of hell."

Hermann Hesse, Narcissus and Goldmund  (via odaro)

(Source: frenchtwist)

"No matter how careful you are, there’s going to be the sense you missed something, the collapsed feeling under your skin that you didn’t experience it all. There’s that fallen heart feeling that you rushed right through the moments where you should’ve been paying attention."

Chuck Palahniuk (via hey-fellas)

(Source: larmoyante)

"It’s better to be slapped by the truth than kissed with a lie."

TheDailyPositive.com (via thedailypozitive)

"I can’t abandon
the person I used to be
so I carry her"

365 Days of Haiku, Day #123 (via idreamof-pb)