"Be proud of your pain, for you are stronger than those with none."
- Lois Lowry, Gathering Blue (via uglypnis)
"One of the pitfalls of childhood is that one doesn’t have to understand something to feel it. By the time the mind is able to comprehend what has happened, the wounds of the heart are already too deep."
- The Shadow of the Wind, Carlos Ruiz Zafón (via bundle-of-duas)
"I ignored your aura but it grabbed me by the hand, like the moon pulled the tide, and the tide pulled the sand."
- Talib Kweli, Beautiful. (via ruffclub)