"When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives mean the most to us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and touch our wounds with a warm and tender hand. The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing, not curing, not healing and face with us the reality of our powerlessness, that is a friend who cares."
— Henri J.M. Nouwen, The Road to Daybreak: A Spiritual Journey (via psych-facts)
"Too often, the only escape is sleep."
— Charles Bukowski (via psych-facts)
i love that book the fault in our wallflowers
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"The Japanese say you have three faces.
The first face, you show to the world. The second face, you show to your close friends, and your family.
The third face, you never show anyone. It is the truest reflection of who you are."
— Unknown (via psych-facts)
i am perfectly fine with having other people sit on my lap but i can’t sit on other people’s laps because i’m always paranoid that i’d crush them and they’d diE
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Wow she slept with ten different guys that is so
not my place to judge because a woman can do whatever she wants and sleep with whoever she wants because it doesn’t affect me.
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