"When “i” is replaced with “we” even illness becomes wellness."

Malcolm X

"For years mental health professionals taught people that they could be psychologically healthy without social support, that “unless you love yourself, no one else will love you.”…The truth is, you cannot love yourself unless you have been loved and are loved. The capacity to love cannot be built in isolation"

Bruce D. Perry, M.D., Ph.D. — “The Boy Who Was Raised As A Dog” (via verthandi)

"I’m a simple woman, I like handsome bearded brunette men and breakfast food."

(via allthingsivy)

"People say “there are other fish in the sea,” I say “fuck you, she was my sea.”"

Jen Faulkner   (via iamapersonalblog)

"Nothing like a woman with a brilliant mind and a filthy mouth."

Unknown (via connieisland)

"One of the oldest human needs is having someone to wonder where you are, when you don’t come home at night."

Margaret Mead (via -sexyhalder)

Nicole Krauss, The History of Love

Nicole Krauss, The History of Love