Every individual has a place to fill in the world, and is important, in some respect, whether he chooses to be so or not.
— Nathaniel Hawthorne (via observando)
Do not tell everyone your story. You will only end up feeling more rejected. People cannot give you what you long for in your heart.
— Henri Nouwen (via thexxandsex)
We shelter an angel within us. We must be the guardians of that angel.
— Jean Cocteau (via observando)
Even in this world where you’re getting everything you need and having this nice life, there’s still loneliness and longing and disconnection.
— Spike Jonze (via theburnthatkeepseverything)