those who escape hell
never talk about
and nothing much
Charles Bukowski (via floatingmemories
What you are is a complicated girl with simple needs. You need your books and time to read, and you need a few friends and you need someone-not to take care of you, but to care for you. If you have all those things, you’ll always be alright.
Brian Morton, Breakable You
The mind is beautiful because of the paradox. It uses itself to understand itself.
Adam Elenbass (via electric-wish
At fifteen you had the radiance of early morning, at twenty you will begin to have the melancholy brilliance of the moon.
F.Scott Fitzgerald, This Side of Paradise