"I want to be alone and I want people to notice me - both at the same time"
— Thom Yorke (via vorin)
(Source: black-wolves, via phenomical)
"I think I figured out the most important thing and I don’t want to make this sound negative at all but, in the best way possible, I frickin give up. I give up. You can’t try to make your life perfect. I’m just trying to have a good time and I’m just trying to appreciate the things that I have around me. I give up on the dream dream. I think it’s all a dream. I think it’s all wonderful and terrible. And I give up. In the nicest way."
— Fiona Apple (via dyingfiction)
"I just - I stopped. I focused 150% of my energy on my happiness. On, ‘What do you want to do, what is it that you really want’[…] There’s no way to convince people of your greatness […] Whatever it is that you want to be, you have to know it inside and knife-fight your way to your dream."
— Lady Gaga on dropping her cocaine habit in favor of actively pursuing her career.
So I walked back to my room and collapsed on the bottom bunk, thinking that if people were rain, I was a drizzle and she was a hurricane.
-Looking For Alaska, p. 88
Droll thing life is - that mysterious arrangement of merciless logic for a futile purpose. The most you can hope from it is knowledge of yourself - that comes too late - a crop of unextinguishable regrets.
-Heart of Darkness, p. 106
"I choose my friends for their good looks, my acquaintances for their good characters, and my enemies for their good intellects."
— The Picture of Dorian Gray
"I like to touch myself on couches. I do it in a lot of my music videos. It is very true to my life."
— lady gaga