"As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do."
— Andrew Carnegie (via sensuaalneseduktsioon
(Source: quote-book, via hanna-greta)
"you know,” she said, “you were at
the bar so you didn’t see
but I danced with this guy.
we danced and we danced
but I didn’t go home with him
because he knew I was with
— C. Bukowski - “Love is a Dog from Hell” (via preilihg
"Some people come into your life just to teach you how to let go."
— J. Johnson (via quotethat
"I’ve been making a list of the things they don’t teach you at school. They don’t teach you how to love somebody. They don’t teach you how to be famous. They don’t teach you how to be rich or how to be poor. They don’t teach you how to walk away from someone you don’t love any longer. They don’t teach you how to know what’s going on in someone else’s mind. They don’t teach you what to say to someone who’s dying. They don’t teach you anything worth knowing."
— Neil Gaiman, The Sandman
"If only you could sense how important you are to the lives of those you meet; how important you can be to people you may never even dream of. There is something of yourself that you leave at every meeting with another person."
— Fred Rogers (via trembling-heartbeat