Just because one person’s problem is less traumatic than another’s doesn’t mean they’re required to hurt less.

J.A. Redmerski, The Edge of Never (via kitkat-rina)
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The agents of evil often tell us part of the truth in order to lead us to our destruction. They earn our trust by telling us the truth about little things, but then they betray us when it will damage us the most.

Banquo
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Sometimes I’m terrified of my heart; of it’s constant hunger for whatever it is it wants. The way it stops and starts.

Edgar Allan Poe (via seabois)
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Nothing ever ends poetically. It ends and we turn it into poetry. All that blood was never once beautiful. It was just red.

Kait Rokowski  (via petrichour)
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There’s something beautiful about keeping certain aspects of your life hidden. Maybe people and clouds are beautiful because you can’t see everything.

Kamenashi Kazuya (via onlinecounsellingcollege)
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Some women are
lost in the fire.
Some women are
built from it.

Michelle K., Some. (via michellekpoems)
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We read five words on the first page of a really good novel and we begin to forget that we are reading printed words on a page; we begin to see images.

John Gardner (via writingquotes) So true. (via dcoddaire)
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books-and-cookies:

This is what good books do - they weave a spell from words written on a page, and, without even realizing, you’re enchanted. And some have the nerve to say magic isn’t real…sure it is, it’s in books.

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