And you tried to change, didn’t you? Closed your mouth more. Tried to be softer, prettier, less volatile, less awake… You can’t make homes out of human beings. Someone should have already told you that. And if he wants to leave, then let him leave. You are terrifying, and strange, and beautiful. Something not everyone knows how to love.
- Warsan Shire, For Women Who Are Difficult To Love.
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If you consider a woman less pure after you’ve touched her, maybe you should take a look at your hands.
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The truth is, I pretend to be a cynic, but I am really a dreamer who is terrified of wanting something she may never get.
- Joanna Hoffman (via swarls
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i may not be that funny or athletic or good looking or smart or talented i forgot where i was going with this
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Perhaps for that very reason, I adored her all the more, because of the eternal human stupidity of pursuing those who hurt us the most.
- Carlos Ruiz Zafón, The Shadow of the Wind
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The lovesick, the betrayed, and the jealous all smell alike.
- Sidonie Gabrielle Colette (via lovequotesrus
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I already said too much. I already shared too much, and I want all my secrets back. I hate getting close to people these days, I always regret sharing too much, caring too much, doing too much, feeling too much.
- Anonymous (via pseudoindividualitaet
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