The best people possess a feeling for beauty, the courage to take risks, the discipline to tell the truth, the capacity for sacrifice. Ironically, their virtues make them vulnerable; they are often wounded, sometimes destroyed.
Source: Ernest Hemingway (via musingsofmyliking)
Going to another country doesn’t make any difference. I’ve tried all that. You can’t get away from yourself by moving from one place to another. There’s nothing to that.
Source: Ernest Hemingway, The Sun Also Rises (via introspectivepoet)
You want everything so much and when you get it it’s over and you don’t give a damn.
Source: Ernest Hemingway, The Garden Of Eden (via larmoyante)
You are so brave and quiet I forget you are suffering.
Source: Ernest Hemingway (via wordsnquotes)
Many people die at twenty five and aren’t buried until they are seventy five.
Source: Benjamin Franklin (via observando)
Sometimes you just need to disconnect and enjoy your own company.
Source: Reyna Biddy (via kushandwizdom)