You deserve to be you, you’ve earned it. Just be you.

—my uncle (via kaabradl)

I go to seek a Great Perhaps.

—François Rabelais (via observando)

Once you had put the pieces back together, even though you may look intact, you were never quite the same as you’d been before the fall.

—Jodi Picoult (via observando)


i do not love unconditionally

the only condition for me loving you is that you respect me

once i have been disrespected i will snap out of “i love you” mode so quick

and switch to “i love me” 

(via anditslove)

They have proved that long-lasting loneliness not only makes you sick; it can kill you.

The Science of Loneliness: How Isolation Can Kill You

Early in development, it affects the creation of neural connections. It can cause epigenetic effects to one’s offspring. Emotional isolation is as physically dangerous as smoking. Loneliness is a tremendous stressor, and we already know, indubitably, that stress kills. A very thought-provoking read.

(via ankoku-jin)