There is something about words. In expert hands, manipulated deftly, they take...– Dianne Setterfield, The Thirteenth Tale (via booksfrommyshelf)
What I learnt today: At the end of a painful road...
That’s the thing about pain. It demands to be felt. Love, it’s the most...– John Green, The Fault In Our Stars (via drinkmyfill)
Actual happiness always looks pretty squalid in comparison with the...– Aldous Huxley, Brave New World (via booksfrommyshelf)
The wound is the place where the light enters the body– Rumi (via paperlover)
That moment when you finish a book, look around, and realize that everyone is just carrying on with their lives as though you didn’t just experience emotional trauma at the hands of a paperback.
And anyone who filled such a room with books sought and respected knowledge.– Morrigan’s Cross (via introvertedbookworm)