"I had nothing to offer anybody except my own confusion."
"I only sleep with people I love, which is why I have insomnia."
"Let them miss you. Sometimes when you’re always available, they take you for granted because they think you’ll always stay."
"A fox is a wolf who sends flowers."
"And so being young and dipped in folly I fell in love with melancholy."
Edgar Allan Poe, Romance
"I opened my mouth, almost said something. Almost. The rest of my life might have turned out differently if I had. But I didn’t."
Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner
"I hadn’t known that a light could be a feeling and a sound could be a color and a kiss could be both a question and an answer. And that heaven could be the ocean or a person or this moment or something else entirely."
Megan Miranda, Fracture
"Never waste your time trying to explain who you are to people who are committed to misunderstanding you."