People, I have discovered, are layers and layers of secrets. You believe you know them, that you understand them, but their motives are always hidden from you, buried in their own hearts. You will never know them, but sometimes you decide to trust them.

Veronica Roth, Insurgent (via quoted-books)

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The past had a perfection that the future could never hold.
Nick Cutter, The Troop (via quoted-books)


Coach P’s Private Stash

I knew little, but at least I knew that: no one could speak for someone else. That although we might want to tell other people’s stories, we always end up telling our own.
Alejandro Zambra, Ways of Going Home (via quoted-books)
Like the eyes, the heart has a way of adjusting to the dark.

Adam Stanley, All My Sins Remembered

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A man’s ego is just as fragile as a woman’s heart.
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She carefully avoided the word ‘love’.
Six Word Story by Pien Pouwels
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She said, ‘I’m so afraid.’ And I said, ‘why?,’ and she said, ‘Because I’m so profoundly happy. Happiness like this is frightening.’ I asked her why and she said, ‘They only let you be this happy if they’re preparing to take something from you.’
Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner (via fusels)

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Have you ever been - well, I mean, have you ever - really wanted someone? Wanted them like water in the desert - even when you knew all their faults, every single one - and it didn’t matter ?
Kate Quinn, Mistress of Rome (via quoted-books)


it really pisses me off how easy it is to get sad and then how long and hard it is to get happy again like what the fuck man thats not fair



A vampire masturbating in front of a mirror

Bet you didn’t see that coming

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