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"What and how much had I lost by trying to do only what was expected of me instead of what I myself had wished to do?"
―Ralph Ellison, Invisible Man (via kushandwizdom)
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"I didn’t like having to explain to them, so I just shut up, smoked a cigarette, and looked at the sea."
―Albert Camus, The Stranger (via ding-ang-bato)
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"It made me wonder how many times we forgive just because we don’t want to lose someone, even if they don’t deserve our forgiveness."
―Deb Caletti, Honey, Baby, Sweetheart (via stevenbong)
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