Avoiding people. I avoid people that I actually like. I suppose that’s a phobia, but it’s also a habit.
- Morrissey, 1984 (when asked what his worst habit was)
"Sometimes I would get invited to a party or to go out to dinner by one of them and I would decline. Part of me wanted to go, but those kind of outings always made me feel even more alienated than usual. Hearing them talk made me feel lonely and hateful at the same time. Lonely because I didn’t fit in, never did. When I was reminded, it hurt. And hateful because it reaffirmed what I already knew, that I was alone and on the
- Henry Rollins, The Portable Henry Rollins (via creatingaquietmind)
"Some people are good at being in love. Some people are good at love. Two very different things, I think. Being in love is the romantic part—sex all the time, midday naps in the sheets, the jokes, the laughs, the fun, long conversations with no pauses, overwhelming separation anxiety … Just the best sides of both people, you know? But love begins when the excitement of being in love starts to fade: the stress of life sets in, the butterflies disappear, the sex becomes a chore, the tears, the sadness, the arguments, the cattiness … The worst parts of both people. But if you still want that person by your side through all of those things … that’s when you know—that’s when you know you’re good at love."
- Matthew Healy (via kawaiistyles)
"Judge nothing, you will be happy. Forgive everything, you will be happier. Love everything, you will be happiest."
- ~ Sri Chinmoy (via kriyayogasadhana)
"I wish people could just say how they feel like ‘Hey I really don’t like when you do that to me’ or ‘Hey I’m in love with you’ or ‘Hi I really miss you and I think about you all the time’ without sounding desperate. Why can’t everyone be painfully honest and just save people the trouble."
- Unknown (via felicefawn)
"The biggest coward is a man who awakens a woman’s love with no intention of loving her"
- Bob Marley (via m-voyage)
"Sometimes your heart needs more time to accept what your mind already knows."
- Unknown (via stevenbong)