"I’ve been homesick for countries I’ve never been, and longed to be where I couldn’t be."
"do not make
out of people.
this will leave you
missing arms that
"Birds are flyin’ south for winter.
Here’s the Weird-Bird headin’ north,
Wings a-flappin’, beak a-chatterin’,
Cold head bobbin’ back ‘n’ forth.
He says, ‘It’s not that I like ice
Or freezin’ winds and snowy ground.
It’s just sometimes it’s kind of nice
To be the only bird in town.’"
"I was always attracted not by some quantifiable, external beauty, but by something deep down, something absolute. Just as some people have a secret love for rainstorms, earthquakes, or blackouts, I liked that certain undefinable something."
"Fear not death for the sooner we die, the longer we shall be immortal."
"The things I find most beautiful about a person are almost never physical."