"There are years that ask questions and years that answer."
Zora Neale Hurston, Their Eyes Were Watching God
"I knew it wasn’t too important, but it made me sad anyway."
"I didn’t know love felt like this, like turning into brightness."
"Don’t take anything personally. Nothing other people do is because of you. It is because of themselves."
"Absence, the highest form of presence."
James Joyce, A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
"…I was not myself for weeks yet nobody noticed."