"There were things I wanted to tell him. But I knew they would hurt him. So I buried them, and let them hurt me."
— Jonathan Safran Foer, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
“Do you believe a man can truly love a woman and constantly betray her?Never mind physically but betray her in his mind,in the very “poetry of his soul”.Well,it’s not easy but men do it all the time.”
― Mario Puzo, Fools Die
"You must be the person you have never had the courage to be. Gradually, you will discover that you are that person, but until you can see this clearly, you must pretend and invent."
One Thing is For Sure:
A lifetime of right choices leaves no regrets.
"Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination."
"The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug."
"Sometimes good things fall apart so that better things can fall together."
"Your lips, beloved, are like a honeycomb: honey and milk are under the tongue. And the smell of your clothes is like the smell of my home."
"I like too many things and get all confused and hung up running from one falling star to another till I drop. This is the night, what it does to you. I had nothing to offer anybody except my own confusion."
— Jack Kerouac, On The Road
"Your bad judgment is your problem, not mine."
— Emma - Once Upon A Time (series)
"I think hell is something you carry around with you. Not somewhere you go."