"This is one more piece of advice I have for you: don’t get impatient. Even if things are so tangled up you can’t do anything, don’t get desperate or blow a fuse and start yanking on one particular thread before it’s ready to come undone. You have to figure it’s going to be a long process and that you’ll work on things slowly, one at a time."
— Haruki Murakami, Norwegian Wood
(Source: wordsnquotes.com, via eletheowl)
"I bring you with reverent hands
The books of my numberless dreams."
— W.B. Yeats (via observando
"We don’t learn to love each other well in the easy moments. Anyone is good company at a cocktail party. But love is born when we misunderstand one another and make it right, when we cry in the kitchen, when we show up uninvited with magazines and granola bars, in an effort to say, I love you."
— Shauna Niequist, Bread & Wine: A Love Letter to Life Around the Table, with Recipes
(Source: emotional-algebra, via itsinthestars)