I learned that if you want to get somewhere, you just make up your mind and work...– Rumble Fish, S.E. Hinton (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes)
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart’s desire. The other...– Man and Superman, George Bernard Shaw (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes)
Old lovers go the way of old photographs, bleaching out gradually as in a slow...– Cat’s Eye, Margaret Atwood (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes)
It’s not how we fall. It’s how we get back up again.– Monsters of Men, Patrick Ness (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes)
Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again but expecting different...– Sudden Death, Rita Mae Brown (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes)
Better to reign in Hell, than to serve in Heaven.– Paradise Lost, John Milton (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes)
I wanted to cry, but I realized that I was too old for that. I would be a woman...– The Red Tent, Anita Diamant (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes)
You forget what you want to remember, and you remember what you want to forget.– The Road, Cormac McCarthy (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes) Painfully true.
A year. A thousand kisses. And now a thousand one, a thousand two. There are so...– The Realm of Possibility, David Levithan (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes)
I meant,” said Ipslore bitterly, “what is there in this world that truly makes...– Sourcery, Terry Pratchett (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes)
You went ahead and did it. Thanks.
I remember the first time I came. Was so shy, agreed to everything. Was thinking “How the hell will I be able to pull this off?” Years passed since then. Now we’re discussing all the important and non-important business in the kitchen. Smoking and having tea. Going through tough times and fun times, together. A friend. Much older. But friend, non the less.
We are the bright new stars born of a screaming black hole, the nascent suns...– A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius, Dave Eggers (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes)
Accept who you are; and revel in it.– Tuesdays with Morrie, Mitch Albom (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes)
I want morning and noon and nightfall with you. I want your tears, your smiles,...– Again the Magic, Lisa Kleypas (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes)
I think I’ll dismember the world and then I’ll dance in the wreckage.– Preludes and Nocturnes, Neil Gaiman (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes)
I like being myself. Myself and nasty.– Brave New World, Aldous Huxley (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes)
I may be indigent in name, position, and in appearance, but in my own mind I am...– The Elegance of the Hedgehog, Muriel Barbery (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes)
The flower bloomed and faded. The sun rose and sank. The lover loved and went.– Orlando, Virginia Woolf (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes)
Don’t cry, I’m sorry to have deceived you so much, but that’s how life is.– Lolita, Vladimir Nabokov (via fuckyeahliteraryquotes)
Can already feel the smell of winter. Looking outside the windows and smoking. The sky is all gray and it’s all foggy and mysterious. Cold, so cold. Freezing wind is going through the body, feeling the cold pain in my bones. But I love the winter. It always brings back memories, the good ones. The smell and the chilly feeling that hovers in the air makes me feel alive. It’s so cold....
‘Your Inability to adequately show your affection, to show just how close...– (via ann-mpls)
‘Here we are at the start. I can feel the beating of our hearts’
‘Hope is the worst of evils, for it prolongs the torments of man’ -...