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A lot of people get so hung up on what they can’t have that they don’t think for a second about whether they really want it.

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A lot of people get so hung up on what they can’t have that they don’t think for a second about whether they really want it.
I feel myself shutting down, closing off, like I should tell people, ‘No, we don’t use this heart anymore. It’s too fragile.
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.
It’s not that you should never love something so much that it can control you. It’s that you need to love something that much so you can nev...
I want to write books that unlock the traffic jam in everybody’s head.
Oh, the things we invent when we are scared and want to be rescued.
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.
We are what we love to read, and when we admit to loving a book, we admit that the book represents some aspect of ourselves truly, whether i...