"here she is, all mine, trying her best to give me all she can. How could I ever hurt her? But I didn’t understand then. That I could hurt somebody so badly she would never recover. That a person can, just by living, damage another human being beyond repair."
- Haruki Murakami, South of the Border, West of the Sun (via feellng)
"Never expect someone to respect your feelings because you respected theirs. Never expect someone not to hurt you because you would never hurt them."
- (via ericmolyneaux)
‘I Don’t Know What I Did But It Worked’ — A thrilling story about my academic life
"Fuck you, I’m worth it and fuck you for making me think for the slightest second that I’m not."
- (via ghostdusk)
"I am very sad and I feel more miserable than I can say, and I do not know how far I’ve come. I do not know what to do or what to think, but vehemently desire to leave this place."
- Vincent van Gogh, from Letters (1875-1890)