"I wondered why my destiny had been decided, why I should have an unhappy life so someone could have a happy one."
The Joy Luck Club, Amy Tan
"What a treacherous thing to believe that a person is more than a person."
— John Green (Paper Towns)
I’m borrrrrrred. someone talk to me
"Angry people are not always wise."
— Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice (via feellng)
"Until you’re about the age of twenty, you read everything, and you like it simply because you are reading it. Then between twenty and thirty you pick what you want, and you read the best, you read all the great works. After that you sit and wait for them to be written. But you know, the least known, the least famous writers, they are the better ones."
— Rest in peace, Gabriel García Márquez. (via theatlantic)
"But in my arms she was always Lolita."
— Vladimir Nabokov, Lolita (via hellfurnaceoflust)
"You don’t get to choose if you get hurt in this world…but you do have some say in who hurts you. I like my choices."
— John Green (via painandluv)
"Three o’clock in the morning. The soft April night is looking at my windows and caressingly winking at me with its stars. I can’t sleep, I am so happy."
— Anton Chekhov, About Love and Other Stories (via larmoyante)