Your strength is soft, indirect, delicate, tender, womanly. But it is strength just the same.”
— (via disimba)
It is sadder to find the past again and find it inadequate to the present than it is to have it elude you and remain forever a harmonious conception of memory.
— F. Scott Fitzgerald (via 33113)
I still catch myself feeling sad about things that don’t matter anymore.
— Kurt Vonnegut (via disimba)
Our emotional life maps our incompleteness: A creature without any needs would never have reasons for fear, or grief, or hope, or anger
— Martha Nussbaum (via michelephants)