Si vis amari, ama.

In all of the world so far, I'm the greatest star.

“Have you ever been in love? Horrible isn’t it? It makes you so vulnerable. It opens your chest and it opens up your heart and it means that someone can get inside you and mess you up.”

—   Neil Gaiman

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“I am a collection of dismantled almosts.”

—   Anne Sexton, from A Self-Portrait in Letters (Houghton Mifflin, 1977)

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“Do you think its possible
that some people
are born to give
more love
than they will ever
get back
in return?”

—   
Tyler Knott Gregson

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“I almost wish we were butterflies and liv’d but three summer days — three such days with you I could fill with more delight than fifty common years could ever contain.”

—   John Keats, Bright Star: Love Letters and Poems of John Keats to Fanny Brawne

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“I hear my lungs fill and
expel
as in an operation. But I have no one left to tell.”

—   Anne Sexton, from Angel Of Beach Houses And Picnics

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