I wanted nothing more than to be loved.
To be known and to be respected.
To be treated less like a monster—
—and more like a human.
(Source: kizuuato, via scattered-brokenthoughts)
"If you boarded a commercial flight, at random, every day, odds are that it would be 200 years before you were involved in a crash. And then, the odds are that you would survive."
— Comment on Deadly Afghan Plane Crash article, putting things into perspective. (via nedhepburn)
"Cynic, n. An idealist whose rose-colored glasses have been removed, snapped in two and stomped into the ground, immediately improving his vision."