It’s too easy, you see, to get trapped in the past. The past is very seductive. People always talk about the mists of time, you know, but really it’s the present that’s in a mist, uncertain. The past is quite clear, and warm, and comforting. That’s why people often get stuck there. Susanna Kearsley, Mariana (via larmoyante)
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There are too many books I haven’t read, too many places I haven’t seen, too many memories I haven’t kept long enough. Irwin Shaw (via larmoyante)
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The reason people find it so hard to be happy is that they always see the past better than it was, the present worse than it is, and the future less resolved than it will be. Marcel Pagnol (via larmoyante)
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It always struck me in years after how bizarre it was, how two people could look at one another with such tenderness and complete love, and how quickly that could dissolve into nothing but bitterness. Hannah Harrington, Saving June (via larmoyante)

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