Things We Said

Things We Said

If you had a friend who spoke to you in the same way you sometimes speak to yourself, how long would you allow that person to be your friend?

Unknown (via sharkeisha)

(via pizza)

And I like large parties. They’re so intimate. At small parties there isn’t any privacy.

F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby. (via axeandhammer)

Every time you open a book and read it, a tree smiles, knowing there is life after death.

Unknown (via thebrightgrass)

I like it when somebody gets excited about something. It’s nice.

J.D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye (via happinesslists)

People do not seem to realize that their opinion of the world is also a confession of their character.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (via thebrightgrass)

And sometimes I have kept my feelings to myself, because I could find no language to describe them in.

Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility.  (via happinesslists)

My heart wants roots. My mind wants wings. I cannot bear their bickerings.

E. Y. Harburg (via king-atlas)

As a species we’re fundamentally insane. Put more than two of us in a room, we pick sides and start dreaming up reasons to kill one another. Why do you think we invented politics and religion?

Stephen King (via feellng)