"There are 41 wars being fought around the world right now. Most of us are busy and we race through our weeks without paying a great deal of attention, but yesterday this week stopped, because one of those wars reached into the sky and grabbed 298 people who could have been any of us."
"There is no mystery— that’s the beauty of it. We are entirely explicable to each other, and yet we stay. What a miracle that is."
― Kamila Shamsie (via psych-quotes)
"Notice the people who are happy for your happiness, and sad for your sadness. They’re the ones who deserve special places in your heart."
Unknown (via silent-cadenza)
"The art of being wise is knowing what to overlook."
William James (via h-o-r-n-g-r-y)
"First we feel. Then we fall."
James Joyce, Finnegans Wake (via bribery)