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How fragile we are, between the few good momen…

How fragile we are, between the few good moments.

If you could only sense how important you are …

If you could only sense how important you are to the lives of those you meet; how important you can be to the people you may never even dream of. There is something of yourself that you leave at every meeting with another person.

There are no ambitions noble enough to justify…

There are no ambitions noble enough to justify breaking someone’s heart.

… If you’re someone who knows the worst thing …

… If you’re someone who knows the worst thing can happen at any time, aren’t you also someone who knows the best thing can happen at any time too?

One day you will need someone like air and som…

One day you will need someone like air and someone will be like the air you need.

[They think I lost.] I think I won.

[They think I lost.] I think I won.

We must travel in the direction of our fear.

We must travel in the direction of our fear.

She was too tired to feel anything more, she w…

She was too tired to feel anything more, she wanted a book to do to her what books did: take away the world, slide it aside for a little bit, and let her please, please just be somewhere and somebody else.

How can the word love, the word life, even fit…

How can the word love, the word life, even fit in the mouth?

Most people have no imagination. If they could…

Most people have no imagination. If they could imagine the sufferings of others, they would not make them suffer so.