Call a boy a gentleman and watch his shoulders straighten. Call a girl a lady and watch her spirit turn graceful. Humanity was brought into existence by God speaking words into the void of the universe. We tend to become what we are called.
I could have loved you in the way no one else ever could and now I see that you don’t deserve any of it.
It’s Your Loss (#421: April 21, 2014)

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But I always liked side-paths, little dark back-alleys behind the main road - there one finds adventures and surprises, and precious metal in the dirt.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky, The Brothers  (via stxxz)

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I bear many scars, but I also bear within me many moments that would never have happened if I had not dared to go beyond my limits.