Her heart sank into her shoes as she realized at last how much she wanted him. No matter what his past was, no matter what he had done. Which was not to say that she would ever let him know, but only that he moved her chemically more than anyone she had ever met, that all other men seemed pale beside him.
F. Scott Fitzgerald, A New Leaf  

(Source: feellng, via literalily)

Depression is like a bruise that never goes away. A bruise in your mind. You just got to be careful not to touch it where it hurts. It’s always there, though.
Jeffrey Eugenides, The Marriage Plot 

(Source: significantquotes)

There were some books that reached through the noise of life to grab you by the collar and speak only of the truest things.
Jeffrey Eugenides - The Marriage Plot 

(Source: awellroundedman)