Emily Bronte, Wuthering Heights
❝ He’s more myself than I am. Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same. ❞
Tabitha Suzuma, Forbidden
❝ And this is something I must accept - even if, like acid on metal, it is slowly corroding me inside. ❞
George Orwell, 1984
❝ In the face of pain, there are no heroes. ❞
Sarah Dessen, The Truth About Forever
❝ That was the thing. You never got used to it, the idea of someone being gone. Just when you think it’s reconciled, accepted, someone points it out to you, and it just hits you all over again, that shocking. ❞
Aldous Huxley, Brave New World
❝ I want to know what passion is. I want to feel something strongly. ❞
Haruki Murakami, Kafka on the Shore
❝ Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart. ❞
F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Beautiful and Damned
❝ Things are sweeter when they’re lost. I know—because once I wanted something and got it. It was the only thing I ever wanted badly, and when I got it, it turned to dust in my hand. ❞
Iain Thomas, I Wrote This For You
❝ There are a million ways to bleed. But you are by far my favorite. ❞
Stephen King, Hearts in Atlantis
❝ Hearts can break. Yes, hearts can break. Sometimes I think it would be better if we died when they did, but we don’t. ❞
Haruki Murakami, Norwegian Wood
❝ I was always hungry for love. Just once, I wanted to know what it was like to get my fill of it — to be fed so much love I couldn’t take any more. Just once. ❞