I've got shame, I've got scars that I will never show; I'm a survivor in more ways than you know.
"If you are going to abandon your work because someone speaks ill of it, then it has never been your work, has it? It becomes theirs. You give it up.”
— Robin Oliveira, I Always Loved You (via quoted-books)
"People, I have discovered, are layers and layers of secrets. You believe you know them, that you understand them, but their motives are always hidden from you, buried in their own hearts. You will never know them, but sometimes you decide to trust them.”
— Veronica Roth, Insurgent (via quoted-books)
"Perhaps my best years are gone. When there was a chance of happiness. But I wouldn’t want them back. Not with the fire in me now. No, I wouldn’t want them back.”
— Samuel Beckett, from Krapp’s Last Tape