"If love did not exist
I would be so goddamn sane."
- Andrea Gibson
"How does this happen? To fall in love and be disassembled." - Michael Ondaatje, The English Patient
Evening wear by Carnegie, photographed by George Hoyningen-Huene, 1935.
"The sign of a beautiful person is that they always see beauty in others."
- Omar Suleiman (via aheartfortheheartless
"I’m not the silly romantic you think. I don’t want the heavens or the shooting stars. I don’t want gemstones or gold. I have those things already. I want…a steady hand. A kind soul. I want to fall asleep, and wake, knowing my heart is safe. I want to love, and be loved."
- Shana Abé (via at-home-in-nature
(Source: kari-shma, via mollygolly)
"The key to a successful relationship isn’t just in the words, it’s in the choice of punctuation. When you’re in love with someone, a well-placed question mark can be the difference between bliss and disaster, and a deeply respected period or a cleverly inserted ellipsis can prevent all kinds of exclamations."
- ― David Levithan, The Lover’s Dictionary
"If the full moon loves you, why worry about the stars?"
- Tunisian Proverb
"When I am with you, there is nowhere else I’d rather be. And I am a person who always wants to be somewhere else."
- David Levithan, How They Met, and Other Stories