"I shiver, thinking how easy it is to be totally wrong about people, to see one tiny part of them and confuse it for the whole."
-Lauren Oliver, Before I Fall (via wordsnquotes)
"Forget your personal tragedy. We are all bitched from the start and you especially have to be hurt like hell before you can write seriously. But when you get the damned hurt use it — don’t cheat with it."
-Ernest Hemingway, “Letter to F. Scott Fitzgerald,” 1962 (via wordsnquotes)