My future seemed to stretch out before me like a straight road. I thought I could see along it for many a milestone. Now there is a bend in it. I don’t know what lies around the bend, but I’m going to believe that the best does.
We are, as a species, addicted to story. Even when the body goes to sleep, the mind stays up all night, telling itself stories.
|—||Jonathan Gottschall, The Storytelling Animal: How Stories Make Us Human (via mustangscullaaay)|
"We’re all travelling through time together every day of our lives. All we can do is do our best to relish this remarkable ride."
I can feel infinitely alive curled up on the sofa reading a book.
|—||Benedict Cumberbatch (via callmecordelia)|
L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables