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The body shuts down when it has too much to bear; goes its own way quietly inside, waiting for a better time, leaving you numb and half alive.

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The body shuts down when it has too much to bear; goes its own way quietly inside, waiting for a better time, leaving you numb and half aliv...
My dear, you are in danger of being burned by your own flame.
I am good at walking away. Rejection teaches you how to reject.
Food, fire, walks, dreams, cold, sleep, love, slowness, time, quiet, books, seasons – all these things, which are not really things, but mom...
‘Do you fall in love often?’ Yes often. With a view, with a book, with a dog, a cat, with numbers, with friends, with complete strang...
Some pain shouldn’t be wished away so easily. It had to be dealt with even embraced.
Be proud of your pain, for you are stronger than those with none.
I was prepared, but it still hurt.
The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time...
Like most people, I suppose, I’ve lived almost entirely among delusions.
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...
In the end there doesn’t have to be anyone who understands you. There just has to be someone who wants to.