Humans in love are terrible. You see them come hungering at one another like prehistoric wolves, you see something struggling for life in between them like a root or a soul and it flares for a moment, then they smash it.
—Anne Carson, Plainwater (via mirroir)
Being alone is better than sitting next to a lover and feeling lonely.
—Richard Linklater (via larmoyante)
That’s the problem with putting others first; you’ve taught them you come second.
—read that, again. (via twinception)