“ The list of things I used to be is longer than the list of things I am.
— Dessa, “Mineshaft” (via venceremos)
“ That is part of the beauty of all literature. You discover that your longings are universal longings, that you’re not lonely and isolated from anyone. You belong.
— F. Scott Fitzgerald (via contrive)
“ I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence.
— Frederick Douglass (via blackbarry)