"People do not seem to realise that their opinion of the world is also a confession of their character."
| ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson (via quentynmartell)|
"So if people ever look down upon you for crying for fictional characters, you should give them a gentle, pitying look and feel bad for them. If they’ve never cried for a fictional character, then they’ve never loved one (and what a joy that is). If they’ve never cried at a book, a movie, a piece of music, then they’ve missed one of the great pleasures life has to offer. Just because fiction does not contain things that are real doesn’t mean it doesn’t contain truth, and we find it through the alchemy of our tears."
| ~ Cassandra Clare (via fillepeur)|
"Most of us ask for advice when we know the answer but we want a different one."
| ~ Ivern Ball (via blackbruise)|