Most things will be okay eventually, but not everything will be. Sometimes you’ll put up a good fight and lose. Sometimes you’ll hold on really hard and realize there is no choice but to let go. Acceptance is a small, quiet room.

Cheryl Strayed

Everything you love is here

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This is what I feel like, and sometimes I yield to it.
― Albert Camus, from Lyrical & Critical Essays (via porcelinas)
You always get exaggerated notions of things you don’t know anything about.
― Albert Camus, from The Stranger (via violentwavesofemotion)
There was no inspiration anywhere in the place I grew up in, lacking so profoundly that I wanted to stop growing altogether and find my inspiration in a grave.
Kayla Kathawa - no place like home.  (via ninakathawa)
The darkness is leaking from the cracks.
I cannot contain it. I cannot contain my life.
Sylvia Plath, “Three Women,” from The Collected Poems (via lifeinpoetry)
He who jumps into the void owes no explanation to those who stand and watch.
Jean-Luc Godard  (via violentwavesofemotion)
Artists are people driven by the tension between the desire to communicate and the desire to hide.
Donald Winnicott  (via themajorreview)
We spoke all night in tongues,
in fingertips, in teeth.
Robert Hass, from “Spring”  (via budddha)
I think people would be happier if they admitted things more often. In a sense we are all prisoners of some memory, or fear, or disappointment—we are all defined by something we can’t change.
― Simon Van Booy, The Illusion of Separateness (via whyallcaps)
All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.
― J.R.R Tolkien (via amaranthinehaze)