"I never wish to offend, but I am so foolishly shy, that I often seem negligent, when I am only kept back by my natural awkwardness."
— Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility (via quoteunq)
"Were’t the last drop in the well,
As I gasp’d upon the brink,
Ere my fainting spirit fell
’T is to thee that I would drink."
— Lord Byron (via itsquoted)
"…..why bother remembering a past that cannot be made into a present?"
— Søren Kierkegaard, Fear and Trembling (via wordsnquotes)