She had become accustomed to being lonely. She was used to walking alone and to being considered 'different.' She did not suffer too much.

By Betty Smith

Reading messed with my brain in an unaccountable way. It made me happy; or something.

By Salvatore Scibona

She was happy, yes, in her own way, as best as she knew.

By Victoria Aveyard

I don't know what good it is to know so much and be smart as whips and all if it doesn't make you happy.

By J.D. Salinger

Freedom is the only worthy goal in life. It is won by disregarding things that lie beyond our control.

By Epictetus

...nothing wonderful lasted forever. Joy was as fleeting as a shooting star that crossed the evening sky, ready to blink out at any moment.

By Nicholas Sparks

You can't control the past, but you can control where you go next.

By Kirsten Hubbard

We are like puzzle pieces who are perfectly suited to make a giant picture together, but we are assembling ourselves in the dark.

By Vironika Tugaleva

I choose to love you in silence…

By Rumi

Don't waste your love on somebody, who doesn't value it.

By William Shakespeare