❝ Every introvert alive knows the exquisite pleasure of stepping from the clamor of a party into the bathroom and closing the door. ❞
— Sophia Dembling - The Introvert’s Way: Living a Quiet Life in a Noisy World (via ianknows)
❝ Don’t let numbers tell you what to do. You are blood and earth, not theory and chalk. ❞
— Cecil Baldwin (via ianknows)
Rain on my hopes
Rain on my soul
Rain on everything that I know.
-The Classic Crime
We fear we are our fathers, but we’re only their sons, and truth be told everything we think we need is not always what we really want.
❝ If you are under the impression you have already perfected yourself, you will never rise to the heights you are no doubt capable of. ❞
— Kazuo Ishiguro, The Remains of the Day (via wordsnquotes)
❝ There’s a difference between caring about people and dealing with people. ❞
— My Mother
❝ I will not plead. If I deny, I am condemned already, in courts where ghosts appear as witnesses, and swear men’s lives away. If I confess, then I confess a lie, to buy a life, which is not life, but only death in life. ❞
— Henry Wadsworth Longfellow