I have the choice of being constantly active and happy or introspectively passive and sad. Or I can go mad by ricocheting in between.

The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath (via thelittlej)
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When you give someone your whole heart and he doesn’t want it, you cannot take it back. It’s gone forever.

Sylvia Plath (via observando)
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I am terrified by this dark thing
That sleeps in me;
All day I feel its soft, feathery turnings, its malignity.

Sylvia Plath, Elm (via sad-plath)
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Can you understand? Someone, somewhere, can you understand me a little, love me a little? For all my despair, for all my ideals, for all that - I love life. But it is hard, and I have so much - so very much to learn.

Sylvia Plath, The Journals of Sylvia Plath (via quotes-shape-us)
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It is awful to want to go away and to want to go nowhere.

Sylvia Plath, The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath. (via wordsnquotes)
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It was only a sunny smile, and little it cost in the giving, but like morning light it scattered the night and made the day worth living.

F. Scott Fitzgerald (via observando)
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Perhaps this is what the stories meant when they called somebody heartsick. Your heart and your stomach and your whole insides felt empty and hollow and aching.

Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez (via observando)
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Sometimes the hardest part isn’t letting go but rather learning to start over.

Nicole Sobon (via observando)
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I’d say go to hell, but I never want to see you again.

Sylvia Plath (via cluts)
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What matters in life is not what happens to you but what you remember and how you remember it.

Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez (via observando)
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