Some people turn sad awfully young. No special reason, it seems, but they seem almost to be born that way. They bruise easier, tire faster, cry quicker, remember longer and, as I say, get sadder younger than anyone else in the world. I know, for I’m one of them.

—Ray Bradbury

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There is an ache in my heart for the imagined beauty of a life I haven’t had, from which I had been locked out, and it never goes away.

—Robert Goolrick

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people: you're really quiet..
me: nobody plans a murder out loud

She wanted to die, but she also wanted to live in Paris.

—Gustave Flaubert, Madame Bovary

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Frances Hodgson Burnett, The Secret Garden

Frances Hodgson Burnett, The Secret Garden

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