How do we forgive ourselves for all of the things we did not become?
— "14 Lines from Love Letters or Suicide Notes" by David ‘Doc’ Luben (via bruisedkneesclub)
She was like a drowning person, flailing, reaching for anything that might save her. Her life was an urgent, desperate struggle to justify her life.
— Jonathan Safran Foer, Everything Is Illuminated (via quotes-shape-us)