“We wander, question. But the answer waits in each separate heart - the answer of our own identity and the way by which we can master loneliness and feel that at last we belong.”—The Mortgaged Heart by Carson McCullers (via melancholynotes)
“It has been said, ‘Time heals all wounds.’ I do not agree. The wounds remain. In time, the mind, protecting its sanity, covers them with scar tissue and the pain lessens. But it is never gone.”—Rose Kennedy (via melancholynotes)
“Now, though, I am convinced no one loses anyone, because no one owns anyone.
That is the true experience of freedom: having the most important thing in the world without owning it.”—Eleven minutes by Paulo Coelho (via h-everythingnothing)
“Can I give you some advice? Never miss people alone and never miss them at night — if you do miss them, miss them in daylight and with somebody else …”—Guy Garvey, before singing Elbow’s wonderful song The Night Will Always Win(Manchester, 25th March 2011)
“When you see for the first time, a great laughter arises in you - the laughter about the whole ridiculousness of your misery, the laughter about the whole foolishness of your problems, the laughter about the whole absurdity of your suffering.”—Osho (via breatheuniverse)