Books have a way of making you homesick for a place you have never been.

"Dreaming is not only an act of communication; it is also an aesthetic activity, a game of the imagination, a game that is a value in itself. Our dreams prove that to imagine - to dream about things that have not happened - is among mankind’s deepest needs."

The Unbearable Lightness Of Being, Milan Kundera (via wonderingrocks)

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"I now know that some people feel unhappiness the way others love: privately, intensely, and without recourse."

Khaled Hosseini, And the Mountains Echoed (via rauchwolken)

"I learned that the world didn’t see the inside of you, that it didn’t care a whit about the hopes and dreams, and sorrows, that lay masked by skin and bone. It was as simple, as absurd, and as cruel as that."

Khaled Hosseini, And the Mountains Echoed (via rauchwolken)

"The loneliest moment in someones life is when they are watching their whole world fall apart, and all they can do is stare blankly."

F. Scott Fitzgerald (via itsmicca)