"I used to build dreams about you."
"I have noticed that when all the lights are on, people tend to talk about what they are doing – their outer lives. Sitting round in candlelight or firelight, people start to talk about how they are feeling – their inner lives. They speak subjectively, they argue less, there are longer pauses. To sit alone without any electric light is curiously creative. I have my best ideas at dawn or at nightfall, but not if I switch on the lights – then I start thinking about projects, deadlines, demands, and the shadows and shapes of the house become objects, not suggestions, things that need to done, not a background to thought."
"Suddenly she realized that what she was regretting was not the lost past but the lost future, not what had not been but what would never be."
"believe me it won’t die. How do i know? Because a part of me lives in you."
"Don’t ever mistake my silence for ignorance, my calmness for acceptance, or my kindness for weakness."