"Be proud of your pain, for you are stronger than those with none."
Lois Lowry - Gathering Blue (via abstractnumbers)
"There are all kinds of love in this world, but never the same love twice."
F. Scott Fitzgerald (via scrapedpalms)
"I fell in love with her courage, her sincerity, and her flaming self respect. And it’s these things I’d believe in, even if the whole world indulged in wild suspicions that she wasn’t all she should be. I love her and it is the beginning of everything."
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Hugh Laurie, Idris Elba and Benedict Cumberbatch
"Kiss me now, love me now."
F. Scott Fitzgerald, Tender is the Night (via fitzgeraldquotes)
"He kissed her. Without warning, without permission. Without even deciding to do it, but simply because he couldn’t have done anything else. He needed that breath she was holding. It belonged to him, and he wanted it back."
Tessa Dare (via goghwilde)
"When you are attracted to people, it’s because of the details. Their kindness. Their eyes. The fact that they can get you to laugh when you need it the most."
Jodi Picoult, Sing You Home (via odaro)
"She wasn’t doing a thing that I could see, except standing there, leaning on the balcony railing, holding the universe together."
J.D. Salinger (via selfinspiration)