"I have only one confidant, and that is the silence of night."
— Søren Kierkegaard, “Either/Or” (via lifeinpoetry)
"A person is a fool to become a writer. His only compensation is absolute freedom. He has no master except his own soul, and that, I am sure, is why he does it."
— Roald Dahl (via pavorst)
"For it is said that humans are never satisfied, that you give them one thing and they want something more. And this is said in disparagement, whereas it is one of the greatest talents the species has and one that has made it superior to animals that are satisfied with what they have."
— John Steinbeck, The Pearl (via wordsnquotes)
thiefwhospatinlucksgoodeye said: Did you like the book? Steppenwolf?
I really like this book. Not enough people know about this book. Harry Haller is someone I identify with a lot. I love this book.
"There is a terrible emptiness in me, an indifference that hurts."
— Albert Camus, The First Man (via larmoyante)