“There are moments in life, when the heart is so full of emotion
That if by chance it be shaken, or into its depths like a pebble
Drops some careless word, it overflows, and its secret,
Spilt on the ground like water, can never be gathered together.”—Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (via itsquoted)
“The person who risks nothing, does nothing, has nothing, is nothing, and becomes nothing. He may avoid suffering and sorrow, but he simply cannot learn and feel and change and grow and love and live.”—Leo Buscaglia (via itsquoted)
“If you love something, let it go,” they said. But I said no.
No. The hour was late and the rain was light but steady; the sort that would’ve been refreshing on a hot summer’s afternoon but brings damp frustration at 2 a.m. For some reason, rain seems more angry at that hour, and more…
once upon a time i met a magpie hatched in a nest of thieves you might think this will be a tale about how she grew up turning story pages and realized her brothers and sisters were villains as well as herself and then she shifted from evil to good alas, but no
i came to her with a necklace which she snatched in her beak not to mention my wallet and flew away to share with her mafia family but when she arrived at the nest all she knew was gone
looking for what was lost she flew across the globe with jewelry rattling around her neck she sat on the peak of the eiffel tower soared together with soap bubbles in poland was
“Lost love is still love. It takes a different form, tha’s all. You can’t see their smile or bring them food or tousle their hair of move them around a dance floor. But when those senses weaken, another heightens. Memory. Memory. Memory becomes your partner. You nuture it. You hold it. You dance with it.”—(via film-book-tv-quotes) Mitch Albon (The 5 people you meet in heaven).