“Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out going to the mountains is going home; that wilderness is a necessity…”
― John Muir
“It’s hard being left behind. (…) It’s hard to be the one who stays.”
― Audrey Niffenegger, The Time Traveler’s Wife
“They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.”
― Andy Warhol
“It has been said, ‘time heals all wounds.’ I do not agree. The wounds remain. In time, the mind, protecting its sanity, covers them with scar tissue and the pain lessens. But it is never gone.”
― Rose Kennedy
"When you go in search of honey you must expect to be stung by bees."
- Joseph Joubert
“I leave, and the leaving is so exhilarating I know I can never go back. But then what? Do I just keep leaving places, and leaving them, and leaving them, tramping a perpetual journey?”
― John Green, Paper Towns
“Maybe ever’body in the whole damn world is scared of each other.”
― John Steinbeck
"We know that in September, we will wander through the warm winds of summer’s wreckage. We will welcome summer’s ghost."