She started reading. She didn’t mean to spend long at it, but soon she was devouring every word, oblivious to the creaking old home and the rain outside.Derek Landy, Skulduggery Pleasant (via thebooker)
There’s nothing wrong with not understanding yourself.Jonathan Safran Foer, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (via larmoyante)
Most people would die for their children, but I believe I would kill for mine.Terri Irwin (via wesleylock)
Let the winds blow , lad
Let fall the deep snow.
Let the stars fall, lad
We’ll answer the call.
Let the dark come , lad
Ask not where it’s from.
After the fight , lad
We’ll see morning’s light.
That’d be a fine new strategy, I think. When the enemy wields a sword against me, I’ll simply express my love for them. They’ll be so shocked, they’ll collapse on the spot and the victory will be mine.Jaron
If you hurt deeply,then it means that you love deeply too. Love is a powerful thing, Jaron . In the end, love will help you win this war.Mott
He waited for me to look at him, and I gave him the finest acknowledgement I could,which mostly consisted of me gathering spit in my mouth in case he happened to lean in closer.Jaron
She looked at me, like she was drinking in the fact that I was still here. And I realized I was doing the same thing. The world was collapsing, and the only thing that really mattered to me was that she was alive.Rick Riordan, The Last Olympian (via bibliophilebunny)
Yeah , I’m here," I said . "But thinking you have me is a delusion.Does the fish have a bear just because it’s within the reach of the claws?Jaron
We came and went, and life goes on, and the land that was here before is will still be here after we’re dead and gone. Birds will still fly. Rain will still fall. The world didn’t end, it just … reset.Dan Wells, Fragments (via livingthroughbooks)
No. I can survive well enough on my own— if given the proper reading material.Sarah J. Maas, Throne of Glass (via feellng)
Watching people is a good hobby, but you have to be careful about it. You can’t let people catch you staring at them. If people catch you, they treat you like a first-class criminal. And maybe they’re right to do that. Maybe it should be a crime to try to see things about people they don’t want you to see.Tell the Wolves I’m Home by Carol Rifka Brunt (via quotemybooks)