“ The feelings that hurt the most, the emotions that sting most, are those that are absurd: the longing for impossible things, precisely because they are impossible; the nostalgia for what never was; the desire for what could have been; regret over not being someone else; dissatisfaction with the world’s existence. ”

—    From The Book of Disquiet by Fernando Pessoa, translated from the Portuguese by Richard Zenith.  (via langste)

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me: i don't even care. i'm not going to talk about this anymore.
...
me: and you know what else? [2000 word rant]

“ I remember when I was younger and I wanted to be beautiful; now I’m older and I want to be intelligent. I want to burn hearts with brilliance and engulf souls with compassion. I want to be loved for my thoughts and nothing else. ”

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