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First we feel. Then we fall.

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First we feel. Then we fall.
I am infatuated with the private life, and with anonymity; perhaps even invisibility.
Not a day passes that I do not see ourselves, you and me, as we were when we met first. Every day of my life I see that.
You have a foolish wandering heart.
In the end there doesn’t have to be anyone who understands you. There just has to be someone who wants to.
My whole life I’ve been telling myself, ‘don’t be afraid’. And it is only now that I’m realizing how stupid that is. Don’t be afraid. Like s...
Like most people, I suppose, I’ve lived almost entirely among delusions.
Oh, the things we invent when we are scared and want to be rescued.
Your soul has fallen to bits and pieces. Good. Rearrange them to suit yourself.
My soul is from elsewhere, I’m sure of that, and I intend to end up there.
A girl and her bed on Sunday are an endless love affair.
You can’t be proud of something you never had to fight for.