"If pain must come, may it come quickly. Because I have a life to live, and I need to live it in the best way possible. If he has to make a choice, may he make it now. Then I will either wait for him or forget him."
— Paulo Coelho, By the River Piedra I Sat Down and Wept (via larmoyante)
"For fear you will be alone
you do so many things
that aren’t you at all."
— Richard Brautigan (via beautyisanillusion)
"All parents damage their children. It cannot be helped. Youth, like pristine glass, absorbs the prints of its handlers. Some parents smudge, others crack, a few shatter childhoods completely into jagged little pieces, beyond repair."
— Mitch Albom, The Five People You Meet in Heaven (via ukexing)
(Source: observando, via audaciousangel)