"If you aren’t in over your head, how do you know how tall you are?"
— T.S. Eliot (via giudizi-universali)
"She wanted to die, but she also wanted to live in Paris."
— Gustave Flaubert, Madame Bovary (via fables-of-the-reconstruction)
"I fear those shadows most
That start from my own feet."
— Theodore Roethke, from The Surly One (via violentwavesofemotion)
"No one ever stopped when they were winning."
— Ernest Hemingway, A Farewell to Arms (via bookmania)