"We are torn between nostalgia for the familiar and an urge for the foreign and strange. As often as not, we are homesick most for the places we have never known."
"I have this vision: That I would finally come and find you. Scattered pieces of distance would not stand in my way. Not needing words; the barest of glimpses would suffice for you and me."
"The world is big and I want to have a good look at it before it gets dark."
"Don’t live the same year 75 times and call it a life."
why does garfield even hate mondays? he doesn’t have a job. he hasn’t felt the crippling pressure of capitalism. he is only a cat.
"You were always so delicate,
morning dew and spider webs,
intricately woven and
beautifully put together,
when the light hit you just right
you became something else entirely —
an anomaly of convention
a glittering gold fleck in a dark brown iris,
one of those occurrences where
time stands still to stop and
appreciate the extraordinary."
"We live in an age where we feel guilt whenever we have to cut someone off but the reality is that some relationships do need to die, some people do need to be unfollowed and defriended. We aren’t meant to be this tethered to the people in our past. The Internet mandates that we don’t burn bridges and keep everyone around like relics but those expectations are unrealistic and unhealthy. Simply put, we don’t need to know what everyone else is up to. We’re allowed to be choosy about who we surround ourselves with online and in real life, even if it might hurt people’s feelings."