You know, I think the people I feel saddest for are the ones who once knew what...– Douglas Coupland
You cut up a thing that’s alive and beautiful to find out how it’s alive and why...– Clive Barker
The trouble is that you think you have time.– Buddha
I used to think I was the strangest person in the world but then I thought there...– Frida Kahlo
I saw you like this with your eyes shining, lighting up the wide expanse around you. You were like dust to me; there was always a part of you surrounding my air. I never thought it was possible to feel so attached to someone that I always imagine myself holding his hand. I would catch myself thinking of you in random moments. I would see your eyes in strangers. I would buy a latte and wonder if...
I believe in such cartography – to be marked by nature, not just label ourselves...– Michael Ondaatje, The English Patient
They danced the distance between our seats, interlocking and unfolding,...– poetinside: Hands
But I would never kiss anyone who doesn’t burn me like the sun.– Jens Lekman
I am drinking you slowly, a waterfall slipping under the cusp of my tongue. I...– Talk is Cheap
You swallowed everything, like distance. Like the sea, like time. In you...– Neruda
7/16/2012 I’m adding this date to my keepsafe as a remembrance of one of the rare moments when I was happy.
Night, the beloved. Night, when words fade and things come alive. When the...– Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (via apoetreflects)
That evening, as I watched the sunset’s pinwheels of apricot and mauve slowly...– Diane Ackerman
There’s a bluebird in my heart that wants to get out but I’m too tough for...– Charles Bukowski
My whole wretched life swam before my weary eyes, and I realized no matter what...– Jack Kerouac, On the Road