I felt too much, he didn’t.
— (six-word story)
I learned not to trust people; I learned not to believe what they say but to watch what they do; I learned to suspect that anyone and everyone is capable of ‘living a lie’. I came to believe that other people - even when you think you know them well - are ultimately unknowable.
— Lynn Barber, An Education (via larmoyante)
The worst feeling isn’t being lonely, but being forgotten by someone you can’t forget.
— (via the-black-cloud)
The female doesn’t want a rich man or a handsome man or even a poet, she wants a man who understands her eyes if she gets sad, and points to his chest and say : “Here is your home country.”
— Nizar Qabbani (via nizariat)