it’s really hard when you’re in a group of friends and each of them has their own “best friend” in the group.
And every day, the world will drag you by the hand, yelling, “This is important! And this is important! And this is important! You need to worry about this! And this! And this!” And each day, it’s up to you to yank your hand back, put it on your heart and say, “No. This is what’s important.Iain S. Thomas, I Wrote This for You (via larmoyante)
I wonder how many stranger’s stories we make it into? You know, maybe someone saw you in passing and told their friends about how pretty the girl in the lavender sweater was. Or maybe they overheard you say a joke and repeated it to their friend, confessing that they heard it from some guy at the store.
I take great care of myself by carefully shutting myself away.Vincent Van Gogh, a letter to his brother, Theo. (via blindthoughts)