“Forget everything. Open the windows. Clear the room. The wind blows through it. You see only its…”

“Forget everything. Open the windows. Clear the room. The wind blows through it. You see only its emptiness, you search in every corner and don’t find yourself.”

Franz Kafka (via quotemadness)

“I wish wishing were enough, but it’s not. Sometimes you need a thing.”

“I wish wishing were enough, but it’s not. Sometimes you need a thing.”

David Arnold (via quotemadness)

His father had a dream: to keep his hands fore…

His father had a dream: to keep his hands forever clean. Joey wasn’t clear whether his father had ever understood that it takes a lot of digging in the dirt to do that.

“Perhaps watching someone you love suffer can teach you even more than suffering yourself can.”

“Perhaps watching someone you love suffer can teach you even more than suffering yourself can.”

Dodie Smith (via quotemadness)

“The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their…”

“The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.”

William James (via quotemadness)

Information may travel at light speed, but mea…

Information may travel at light speed, but meaning spreads at the speed of dark.

“It is not who is right, but what is right, that is of importance.”

“It is not who is right, but what is right, that is of importance.”

Thomas Huxley (via quotemadness)

Isn’t one’s pain quotient shocking enough with…

Isn’t one’s pain quotient shocking enough without fictional amplification, without giving things an intensity that is ephemeral in life and sometimes even unseen? Not for some. For some very, very few that amplification, evolving uncertainly out of nothing, constitutes their only assurance, and the unlived, the surmise, fully drawn in print on paper, is the life whose meaning comes to matter most.

“Human beings are funny. They long to be with the person they love but refuse to admit openly. Some…”

“Human beings are funny. They long to be with the person they love but refuse to admit openly. Some are afraid to show even the slightest sign of affection because of fear. Fear that their feelings may not be recognized, or even worst, returned. But one thing about human beings puzzles me the most is their conscious effort to be connected with the object of their affection even if it kills them slowly within.”

Sigmund Freud (via quotemadness)

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