Author: just literature quotes

Love is love. It doesn’t matter what kin…

Love is love. It doesn’t matter what kind it is.

But I still couldn’t figure out what it all me…

But I still couldn’t figure out what it all meant. The more I found out, the less I understood.

When every card in the deck is stacked against…

When every card in the deck is stacked against you, the only way to win a hand is to break the rules. You beg, borrow, and steal, as the old adage goes, and if you happen to get caught in the act, at least you’ve gone down fighting the good fight.

I have never distinguished readily between thi…

I have never distinguished readily between thinking and dreaming. I know my life would be much different if I could ever say, This I have learned from my senses, while that I have merely imagined.

It always makes me proud to love the world som…

It always makes me proud to love the world somehow — hate’s so easy compared.

One can indeed be restored, by an exceptional …

One can indeed be restored, by an exceptional demonstration of love.

Everybody likes to have a place to think, to m…

Everybody likes to have a place to think, to meditate, to eat a burrito…

He was already looking at their relationship t…

He was already looking at their relationship through the lens of the past tense. It puzzled her, the ability of romantic love to mutate, how quickly a loved one could become a stranger. Where did the love go?

I am afraid of getting older. I am afraid of g…

I am afraid of getting older. I am afraid of getting married. Spare me from cooking three meals a day, spare me from the relentless cage of routine and rote. I want to be free. I want, I think, to be omniscient.

I went home each night dizzy and sick. He was …

I went home each night dizzy and sick. He was murdering me with the sound of his voice.