People often mistake women’s tears for defeat, for weakness. Hers were not tears of surrender, but tears for the injustice of the world.
— Sandra Cisneros, Caramelo (via estrangera)
here is neither happiness nor misery in the world; there is only the comparison of one state with another, nothing more. He who has felt the deepest grief is best able to experience supreme happiness. We must of felt what it is to die, Morrel, that we may appreciate the enjoyments of life.
” Live, then, and be happy, beloved children of my heart, and never forget, that until the day God will deign to reveal the future to man, all human wisdom is contained in these two words, ‘Wait and Hope.
— Alexandre Dumas (via feellng)
There are some people you’ll never see again. At least, not in the same way.
— I Wrote This For You, Iain S. Thomas (via oh-you-love-me)
Sometimes you meet a person and you just click—you’re comfortable with them, like you’ve known them your whole life, and you don’t have to pretend to be anyone or anything.
— Alexandra Adornetto (via minuty)