Thomas Harris, The Silence of the Lambs (via feellng)
She didn’t give a damn about some of them, but she had grown to learn that inattention can be a stratagem to avoid pain, and that it is often misread as shallowness and indifference.
To be a poet is a condition, not a profession.
I figured out what I’ve been doing wrong&I know what to do.
Anything less than mad, passionate, extraordinary love is a waste of time. There are too many mediocre things in life to deal with and love shouldn’t be one of them.
There is no freedom as sweet / as knowing you are terrible / and accepting it.