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“Often whole days pass without my speaking to anyone, except to ask for diner or coffee. And it has been like that form the beginning.”

Vincent Van Gogh (via quotemadness)

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“I am at my loneliest when I have something to celebrate and try to share it with those I love but who don’t love me back. There’s always silence at the end of the phone.”

Karen Finley

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“As human beings, we have a natural compulsion to fill empty spaces.”

Will Shortz

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“Sometimes the sun shines and it still rains. The weather changes all the time. You can too.”

Iain Thomas

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“There are some individuals who have too strong a craving, a will, and a nostalgia for happiness ever to reach it. They always retain a bitter and passionate aftertaste, and that’s the best they can hope for.”

Albert Camus, Correspondence, June 18, 1938

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I choose you over everyone.

I choose you over everyone.

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“It’s easier to avoid the snares of love than to escape once you are in that net whose cords and knots are strong; but even so, enmeshed, entangled, you can still get out unless, poor fool, you stand in your own way.”

Lucretius, On the Nature of Things

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“Life is the most effective school ever created.”

Pierce Brown (via quotemadness)

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There’s no need to talk about it, because the …

There’s no need to talk about it, because the truth of what one says lies in what one does.

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“Change is the healthiest way to survive.”

Karl Lagerfeld

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