I am both worse and better than you thought.
– Sylvia Plath
Our anxiety does not come from thinking about the future, but from wanting to control it.
– Khalil Gibran
I think it’s important to realize you can miss something, but not want it back.
– Paulo Coelho
Her mother was dead, but what could be worse than knowing your mother was alive somewhere but she wanted a man who hit her more than she wanted you?
The Mothers by Brit Bennett
What she realized at this moment: her greatest fear – well, her greatest intellectual fear – was of being left behind emotionally. Of being the one caught in that terrible limbo of still being in love when the other person has already left the room.
Listen to Me by Hannah Pittard
The world makes me so very sad. So much hatred. So much violence. So much senseless killing. When will it stop?