Category: quote

“Some nights the sky wept stars that quickly floated and disappeared into the darkness before our wishes could meet them.”

Ishmael Beah

“I’m like that. Either I forget right away or I never forget.”

Samuel Beckett

“I am too young and I’ve loved you too much.”

Fyodor Dostoevsky

“I have noticed that when all the lights are on, people tend to talk about what they are doing – their outer lives. Sitting round in candlelight or firelight, people start to talk about how they are feeling – their inner lives. They speak subjectively, they argue less, there are longer pauses. To sit alone without any electric light is curiously creative. I have my best ideas at dawn or at nightfall, but not if I switch on the lights – then I start thinking about projects, deadlines, demands, and the shadows and shapes of the house become objects, not suggestions, things that need to done, not a background to thought.”

Jeanette Winterson

“I don’t think there’s anything sadder than when two people are meant to be together and something intervenes.”

Walter Bishop

“You have to meet people where they are, and sometimes you have to leave them there.”

Iyanla Vanzant

“You don’t walk away if you love someone. You help the person.”

Hillary Clinton

“Though my soul may set in darkness, it will rise in perfect light;
I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night.”

Sarah Williams

They’d told him he had talent. That word was heroin to the young. Talent.

“I think the saddest people always try their hardest to make people happy. Because they know what it feels like to feel absolutely worthless and they don’t want anybody else to feel like that.”

Robin Williams