"Once you truly believe you’re worthy of love, you will never settle for anyone’s second best treatment."

— Charles J. Orlando (via aestheticintrovert)

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"Seek the ones who never stop caring, who break down your walls, and help you come back to yourself."

— Yasmin Mogahed (via aestheticintrovert)

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"I like the stars. It’s the illusion of permanence, I think. I mean, they’re always flaring up and caving in and going out. But from here, I can pretend… I can pretend that things last. I can pretend that lives last longer than moments. Gods come, and gods go. Mortals flicker and flash and fade. Worlds don’t last; and stars and galaxies are transient, fleeting things that twinkle like fireflies and vanish into cold and dust. But I can pretend…"

— Neil Gaiman, The Sandman, Vol. 7: Brief Lives (via petrichour)

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