I prefer getting lost in books because if I get lost here in the real world, there’s no guarantee that I won’t be lost forever.
In books I have traveled, not only to other worlds, but into my own.
— Anna Quindlen (via aestheticintrovert)
Reality depresses me. I need to find fantasy worlds and escape in them.
— Noel Fielding (via quotes-shape-us)
Desires make slaves out of kings … And patience makes kings out of slaves.
— Al Ghazali (via al3ayla)
I wish I could throw off the thoughts which poison my happiness. And yet I take a kind of pleasure in indulging them
— Frederic Chopin (via forbiddenalleys)
Have you ever wanted to cry but no tears came out, so you just stare blankly into space while feeling your heart break into pieces
Strong is the one who lifts himself up when he is feeling down, stronger is the one who lifts others up when they are feeling down.
— (via moeyhashy)
When you forget that you need Allah, He puts you in a situation that causes you to call upon Him. And thats for your own good.
— Sh. Omar Suleiman (via beautifulsabr)