You love someone, you open yourself up suffering, that’s the sad truth. Maybe they’ll break your heart, maybe you’ll break their heart and never be able to look at yourself in the same way. Those are the risks. That’s the burden. Like wings they have weight, we feel that weight on our backs, but they are a burden that lifts us. Burdens which allow us to fly…
- Bones (via durianquotes)

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Look down at me and you see a fool. Look up at me and you see a god. Look straight at me and you see yourself
- Charles Manson (via serialkiller-obsessed)

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It’s one thing to fall in love. It’s another to feel someone else fall in love with you, and to feel a responsibility toward that love.
- David Levithan, Every Day (via simply-quotes)

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Happiness is not the absence of problems, it’s the ability to deal with them.
- Steve Maraboli (via hellanne)

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It is so beautiful to have no attachments!
I am solitary as grass. What is it I miss?
Shall I ever find it, whatever it is?
- Sylvia Plath, “Three Women” (via uglify)

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John Flanagan, The Ruins of Gorlan