Category: quotes

Blood of my sweet unrest runs all the same—I a…

Blood of my sweet unrest runs all the same—I am in love with you—

No matter what you say — I want to be near you…

No matter what you say — I want to be near you.

Mad, but beautifully mad, hypnotised by the ga…

Mad, but beautifully mad, hypnotised by the gaze of the self into self,

O crown of Death, I don’t / forget you. Even n…

O crown of Death, I don’t / forget you. Even now, I trespass in your name.

You’ve felt it, haven’t you? Those feelings th…

You’ve felt it, haven’t you? Those feelings that seem to get so big in your chest, like something is so beautiful it aches?

violentwavesofemotion: Marianne Moore, from S…

violentwavesofemotion:

Marianne Moore, from Selected Poems of Marianne Moore: “Enough,” written c. August 1952

I dream of loving,

I dream of loving,

violentwavesofemotion: Margaret Atwood, from …

violentwavesofemotion:

Margaret Atwood, from The Selected Poems: 1976 – 1986; “He is Last Seen,”

Stay afraid, but do it anyway. What’s importan…

Stay afraid, but do it anyway. What’s important is the action. You don’t have to wait to be confident. Just do it and eventually the confidence will follow.

He was left void, the kind that crumbles you t…

He was left void, the kind that crumbles you to the ground, and feeling too much. The little pieces of past were not enough, the instructions did not help. How could they? He was a broken man, standing at the edge of the world, a road laying out in front of him, a road he had desperately wanted to walk on, but could not. He was bound and restrained, by himself, at the perimeter of normality.