"When first love ends, most people eventually know there will be more to come. They are not through with love. Love is not through with them. It will never be the same as the first, but it will be better in different ways."
— David Levithan, Every Day
"Sometimes we have thoughts that even we don’t understand. Thoughts that aren’t even true—that aren’t really how we feel—but they’re running through our heads anyway because they’re interesting to think about."
— Jay Asher, Th1rteen R3asons Why
"Good friends are like stars. You don’t always see them, but you know they’re always there."
"He wanted to ask her what sound a heart made when it broke from pleasure, when just the sight of someone filled you the way food, blood, and air never could, when you felt as if you’d been born for only one moment and this, for whatever reason, was it."
— Dennis Lehane in Shutter Island (via 500daysofkissingmypillow)
"Sometimes, you read a book and it fills you with this weird evangelical zeal, and you become convinced that the shattered world will never be put back together unless and until all living humans read the book."
— John Green, The Fault in Our Stars (via 500daysofkissingmypillow)
"The more you show a person you can’t live without them, you are giving more reasons for them to take you for granted."
— (via mikimao)
"You want everything to stay the same until you’re ready for it to change. But you can’t do that. You can’t expect the whole world to stand still until you’re ready."
"Great minds discuss ideas; Average minds discuss events; Small minds discuss people."
— Eleanor Roosevelt