That’s the trouble you see. I run towards the sight of the faintest flickering flame. These flames are not strong enough to withstand the wind of my speed, and are blown out long before they get a chance to glow.
Sometimes you’re supposed to feel awkward. Sometimes you’re supposed to be vulnerable in front of people. Sometimes it’s necessary because it’s all part of you getting to the next part of yourself, the next day.— Cecelia Ahern, The Book of Tomorrow (via perfect)
We are, as a species, addicted to story. Even when the body goes to sleep, the mind stays up all night, telling itself stories.— Jonathan Gottschall, The Storytelling Animal: How Stories Make Us Human (via perfect)