It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all - in which case, you fail by default.
— J.K. Rowling
“You never got used to it, the idea of someone being gone. Just when you think it’s reconciled, accepted, someone points it out to you, and it hits you all over again, that shocking.” —The Truth About Forever by Sarah Dessen (via heythereryann)
I think part of the reason why we hold on to something so tight is because we fear something so great won't happen twice.
“”I know it feels like you have all these options and when you make a decision, you lose a world of possibilities. But the reality is, until you make a decision, you have nothing at all.” —Janet Fitch (via gangbadoy)
I never got over it, I just got used to it.