wildness is a necessity.

“But I don’t want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.” -Aldous Huxley, Brave New World

scattered soul. mutinous mind. my heart feels 16 and my head feels 60.
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“I know I am talking nonsense, but I’d rather go rambling on, and partly expressing something I find it difficult to express, than to keep on transmitting faultless platitudes.”

Thomas Mann, The Magic Mountain (via wordsnquotes)

“Before you know it it’s 3 am and you’re 80 years old and you can’t remember what it was like to have 20 year old thoughts or a 10 year old heart.”

Unknown (via psych-facts)

“I don’t pay attention to the
world ending.
It has ended for me
many times
and began again in the morning.”

Nayyirah Waheed  (via daughterofgollum)

“After the earth dies, some 5 billion years from now, after it’s burned to a crisp, or even swallowed by the Sun, there will be other worlds and stars and galaxies coming into being - and they will know nothing of a place once called Earth.”

Carl Sagan  (via aarynrose)

“love has clicked off and on
like a cigarette lighter
and now her love is a
bird.”

Charles Bukowski, Sick Leave
The People Look Like Flowers At Last

It’s a chocolate milk, Bukowski, cigarettes, and soft music kind of evening.

“Everyone was fucked up in their own way; as before, it was a mark of one’s individuality.”

Colson Whitehead, Zone One (via wordsnquotes)

“It always struck me in years after how bizarre it was, how two people could look at one another with such tenderness and complete love, and how quickly that could dissolve into nothing but bitterness.”

Hannah Harrington, Saving June (via larmoyante)

“When someone won’t let you in, eventually you stop knocking. Know what I mean?

Ransom Riggs, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (via wordsnquotes)

“Please don’t prove me right, not about this, not about you.”

Adam Zucconi (via wnq-writers)

“As time goes on, you’ll understand. What lasts, lasts; what doesn’t, doesn’t. Time solves most things. And what time can’t solve, you have to solve yourself.”

Haruki Murakami, Dance Dance Dance (via wordsnquotes)

“But maybe every life looked wonderful if all you saw was the photo albums.”

Liane Moriarty, What Alice Forgot (via quoted-books)