“Along with the idea of romantic love, she was introduced to another—physical beauty. Probably the most destructive ideas in the history of human thought. Both originated in envy, thrived in insecurity, and ended in disillusion.”—Toni Morrison, The Bluest Eye (via kosdetermination)
The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison has to be one of the best books, ever. ~ Dia
since I’ve been here I guess you could say I’m trying to regain my sanity, maintain my sanity. trying to convince everyone that I’m okay. trying to convince myself that I’m okay. because it’s mind over matter, right? if I say I’m okay, I’m okay. if I say everything will be okay, it’ll be okay, right? right?