Category: quotes


“You can’t go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the end.” – C.S Lewis

But sometimes your light attracts moths and your warmth attracts parasites. Protect your space and energy.  Warsan Shire

“What interests me is the transformation, not the monument. I don’t construct ruins, but I feel ruins are moments when things show themselves. A ruin is not a catastrophe. It is the moment when things can start again.”-Anselm Kiefer

I am looking back
 to when I was a girl; now my body’s a flash
 of poison on the floor. The weather of the house, it shapes the body’s light. This is what
 a girl has in common with the lightning

I understand this to well

“As I see it, you are living with something that you keep hidden deep inside. Something heavy. I felt it from the first time I met you. You have a strong gaze, as if you have made up your mind about something. To tell you the truth, I myself carry such things around inside. Heavy things. That is how I can see it in … Read More I understand this to well

“Perhaps a sin that humbles you is better than a good deed that makes you arrogant”


if we had met 
untainted – 
by life, 
by people 
who break hearts, 
by worn-out promises 
and lost dreams,
 by years, 
time itself, 
time of things unsaid – 
maybe then 
we would have been able to love 
the way it counts.

Sometimes, I sit alone under the stars and think of the galaxies inside my heart, and truly wonder if anyone will ever want to make sense of all that I am.

It was in love I was created and in love is how I hope to die.

I still do not know if I fell in love with you, or if I fell in love with the way my reflection was baptized in your eyes every time you had to blink. – Mary Kate Teske

“You may shoot me with your words, you may cut me with your eyes, you may kill me with your hatefulness, but still, like air, I’ll rise!”


You are beginning to understand, aren’t you? That the whole world is inside you: in your perspectives and in your heart. That to be able to find peace, you must find peace within yourself first, and to truly enjoy life, you must enjoy who you are. And once you learn how to master this, you will be protected form everything that makes you feel … Read More Faces