"I wish I could live underwater. Maybe then my skin would absorb the sea’s consoling silence."
Cristina Garcia (via seabois)
"A person who thinks all the time has nothing to think about except thoughts. So he loses touch with reality, and lives in a world of illusion."
Alan Watts (via seabois)
"Loneliness is black coffee and late-night television; solitude is herb tea and soft music. Solitude, quality solitude, is an assertion of self-worth, because only in the stillness can we hear the truth of our own unique voices."
Pearl Cleage (via pharrailism)
"If people want to let you go, just let them do it. They may not understand who you are. So don’t play around with fire; don’t give them their cake and let them eat it too. Here is your rule of thumb: they either commit to you or get none of you."
Elizabeth Norris, Unraveling
"We definitely come from the sea because our tears are salted and when we let them fall on the cheek of time, the sea within us that has always been there dribbles on our face."
Sorin Cerin (via seabois)
Shauna Niequist, Cold Tangerines