observando

quote blog

my name is axel marazzi and i eat words for breakfast.

these are my texts . about me . ask . submit

“I believe in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong. I believe that happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day, and I believe in miracles.”

– Audrey Hepburn

“Your emotions are the slaves to your thoughts, and you are the slave to your emotions.”

– Elizabeth Gilbert

“I could die for you. But I couldn’t, and wouldn’t, live for you.”

– Ayn Rand, The Fountainhead

“When I look in the mirror, I know I’m looking at someone who isn’t sure she deserves to be loved at all.”

– Nicholas Sparks, Dear John

“There is only one sin. and that is theft… when you tell a lie, you steal someones right to the truth.”

– Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner

“I walk around the school hallways and look at the people. I look at the teachers and wonder why they’re here. If they like their jobs. Or us. And I wonder how smart they were when they were fifteen. Not in a mean way. In a curious way. It’s like looking at all the students and wondering who’s had their heart broken that day, and how they are able to cope with having three quizzes and a book report due on top of that. Or wondering who did the heart breaking. And wondering why.”

– Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower

“He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how.”

– Friedrich Nietzsche

“Suffering has been stronger than all other teaching, and has taught me to understand what your heart used to be. I have been bent and broken, but - I hope - into a better shape.”

– Charles Dickens, Great Expectations

“If there is no love in the world, we will make a new world, and we will give it walls, and we will furnish it with soft, red interiors, from the inside out, and give it a knocker that resonates like a diamond falling to a jeweller’s felt so that we should never hear it. Love me, because love doesn’t exist, and I have tried everything that does.”

– Jonathan Safran Foer, Everything Is Illuminated

“The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you’ve got it made.”

– Groucho Marx