A great fire burns within me, but no one stops to warm themselves at it, and passers-by only see a wisp of smoke.

— Vincent van Gogh

(Source: femme-ex-machina, via prose-beforehoes)

If she only wants you, don’t worry about who wants her

— Unknown (via stevenbong)

(Source: gold-kushkloudz, via emilyblerg)

You have to find the right distance between people. Too close, and they overwhelm you. Too far, and they abandon you.

Hanif Kureishi

I’m almost never serious, and I’m always too serious. Too deep, too shallow. Too sensitive, too cold hearted. I’m like a collection of paradoxes.

Ferdinand von Schrubentaufft

(Source: contramonte, via jesuissubjetiva)

People will kill you over time, and how they’ll kill you is with tiny, harmless phrases, like: ‘be realistic.’

— Dylan Moran (via chubbyr)

(Source: arpeggia, via prose-beforehoes)

Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence

— H. L. Mencken

I’m not sure if that’s a compliment to you or not….that I would rather fap to you than have actual sex with another woman.