I’m sure you think that I don’t understand what you’re going through, but I do. It’s just that sometimes, our future is dictated by what we are, opposed to what we want.
|—||Nicholas Sparks (via observando)|
How often do we tell our own life story? How often do we adjust, embellish, make sly cuts? And the longer life goes on, the fewer are those around to challenge our account, to remind us that our life is not our life, merely the story we have told about our life. Told to others, but—mainly—to ourselves.
|—||Julian Barnes, The Sense of an Ending (via observando)|
The Good Vibe
Then, one stupid person, no different from any other stupid person, wanders into your stupid life…you give them a piece of you. They don’t ask for it. They do something dumb one day like kiss you or smile at you, and then your life isn’t your own anymore.
|—||Neil Gaiman (via observando)|
Ladies in the 18th century were often discouraged from receiving too much education as it might ruin them.
My face during the zombie apocalypse
I think the order needed a little fixing.