“… And that wherever they might be they always remember that the past was a lie, that memory has no return, that every spring gone by could never be recovered, and that the wildest and most tenacious love was an ephemeral truth in the end.”
— One Hundred Years of Solitude, Gabriel García Márquez 

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“The ego hurts you like this: you become obsessed with the one person who does not love you. Blind to the rest who do.”
—  Warsan Shire
“When you are mad, mad like this, you don’t know it. Reality is what you see. When what you see shifts, departing from anyone else’s reality, it’s still reality to you.”
— ― Marya Hornbacher, Madness: A Bipolar Life

F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

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“there’s a bluebird in my heart that
wants to get out
but I’m too tough for him,
I say, stay in there, I’m not going
to let anybody see
— Charles Bukowski, Bluebird

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“I don’t want just words. If that’s all you have for me, you’d better go”
— F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Beautiful and Damned 

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“I used to advertise my loyalty and I don’t believe there is a single person I loved that I didn’t eventually betray.”
— Albert Camus, The Fall
“‘Sometimes when I look at you, I feel I’m gazing at a distant star,’ I said. ‘It’s dazzling, but the light is from tens of thousands of years ago. Maybe the star doesn’t even exist anymore. Yet sometimes that light seems more real to me than anything.’”
Haruki Murakami, South of the Border, West of the Sun 

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“Do not mock a pain that you haven’t endured.”
— Unknown 

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“Why are we embarrassed by silence? What comfort do we find in all the noise?”
Mitch Albom