“i didn’t tell them about women that have their bodies claimed like new worlds, or men who punch walls and wear their bruised knuckles like honour badges for all the tears they haven’t cried because they were raised to be soldiers, and soldiers do not cry.”
- donna-marie riley, exhibit x
(Source: cophines, via thenocturnals)
"there are as many nights as days, and the one is just as long as the other in the year’s course. even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word ‘happy’ would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness."
- carl jung
(Source: teddywestside, via causeallkindsoftrouble)