"Young people have many pleasures and many sorrows, because they only have themselves to think of, so every wish and every notion assume importance; every pleasure is tasted to the full, but also every sorrow, and many who find that their wishes cannot be fulfilled, immediately put an end to their lives."
— Herman Hesse, Gertrude (via thatkindofwoman)
(Source: whyallcaps.us, via thatkindofwoman)
"Make friends with people who aren’t your age. Hang out with people whose first language isn’t the same as yours. Get to know someone who doesn’t doesn’t come from your social class. This is how you see the world. This is how you grow."
— (via theglasschild)
(Source: c0ntemplations, via vanessafelize)
"She’s the kind of girl a guy meets when he’s too young, and he fucks up because there’s too much living to do. But later he realizes she’s perfect."
Californication (via hadaes)
And she’s gone.
(Source: seventh-story-nobody, via vanessafelize)
"I’m not angry at you, but I’m mad at myself for expecting something better from people. I hate leaving myself so vulnerable."
— Someone who finally decided to place their trust in another (via up-roar)
"Be happy with what you have while working for what you want."
— (via awelltraveledwoman)
(Source: ilaurens, via tallerthanlions)