Why didn’t I learn to treat everything like it was the last time? My greatest regret was how much I believed in the future.
Jonathan Safran Foer, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (via left-nut)
Time is tricky. You have whole months, even years, when nothing changes a speck, when you don’t go anywhere or do anything or think one new thought. And then you can get hit with a day, or an hour, or a half a second when so much happens it’s almost like you got born all over again into some brand-new person you for damn sure never expected to meet.
E.R. Frank, Life Is Funny (via intensifyit)





curiositycounts: If you could have a conversation with 12 year old you, in all your awkward glory, would you? This guy did. 

Brilliant. via

All these things happen in one second and last for ever.
Virginia Woolf, The Waves. (via violentwavesofemotion)
Sometimes, I feel the past and the future pressing so hard on either side that there’s no room for the present at all.
Evelyn Waugh, Brideshead Revisited (via farewell-kingdom)
Isn’t it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back, everything is different.
C.S Lewis (via turbogirl)