Permalink | 16,302 notes "Someday you’ll find the right person, and you’ll learn to have a lot more confidence in yourself. That’s what I think. So don’t settle for anything less. In this world, there are things you can only do alone, and things you can only do with somebody else. It’s important to combine the two in just the right amount"
— Haruki Murakami (via organized-clutter)
Permalink | 2,212 notes "She thought she was independent and strong, but she got one small taste of love and she was hungrier than anyone. She was ravenous."
— Ann Brashares, Girls In Pants: The Third Summer of the Sisterhood (via feellng)
Permalink | 5,421 notes "But oh my dear, I can’t be clever and stand-offish with you: I love you too much for that. Too truly. You have no idea how stand-offish I can be with people I don’t love. I have brought it to a fine art. But you have broken down my defences. And I don’t really resent it."
— Vita Sackville-West, from a letter to Virginia Woolf dated January 21, 1926 (via oceanghosts)