"I think it’s very healthy to spend time alone. You need to know how to be alone and not be defined by another person."
- Oscar Wilde (via cierrafrances)
"Angry, and half in love with you, and tremendously sorry, I turned away."
- F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby (via elauxe)
"…the older I get, the more I see how women are described as having gone mad, when what they’ve actually become is knowledgeable and powerful and fucking furious."
- Sophie Heawood (via brosetta-stone)
"If you’re happy in a dream…does that count? The happiness–does it count?"
- From The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy (via hush-syrup)