"I’m not sure which is worse: intense feeling, or the absence of it."
- Margaret Atwood (via a-quiet-old-soul)
(Source: articulateimagination, via dirtytucson)
"You can look at a scar and see hurt, or you can look at a scar and see healing."
- Sheri Reynolds (via bluebirdstea)
(Source: revive-ed, via aworldofexperiences)
"Maybe it meant something. Maybe not, in the long run, but no explanation, no mix of words or music or memories can touch that sense of knowing that you were there and alive in that corner of time and the world. Whatever it meant."
- Hunter S. Thompson (via likeafieldmouse)
"The truth is like a lion. You don’t have to defend it. Let it loose. It will defend itself."
- St. Augustine (354–430)
(Source: torrid-wind, via kenobi-wan-obi)
"Human history is not the battle of good struggling to overcome evil. It is a battle fought by a great evil struggling to crush a small kernel of human kindness. But if what is human in human beings has not been destroyed even now, then evil will never conquer."
- Vasily Grossman (via azspot)