I’ve got this tiny pang of regret when I think of how much I have probably missed out on in the last few years because I was too scared to take a risk, or too shy to speak up, or too worried to be bold.
—Jessi Kirby, Golden (via ohfairies)
I have 50% of my subject grade for American Literature due on Friday, among numerous important upcoming assessments, and all I know for sure is that this will require a lot of tea.
As the hours crept by, the afternoon sunlight bleached all the books on the shelves to pale, gilded versions of themselves and warmed the paper and ink inside the covers so that the smell of unread words hung in the air.
—Maggie Stiefvater, Shiver (via abagofbooks)