There’s an opposite to déjà vu. They call it jamais vu. It’s when you meet the same people or visit places, again and again, but each time is the first. Everybody is always a stranger. Nothing is ever familiar.
Chuck Palahniuk  (via sunst0ne)
We were great at silence, too.
What you don’t understand you can make mean anything.
Diary trope by Chuck Palahniuk (via leealovesyou)
You’re a different human being to everybody you meet.
Chuck Palahniuk (via quotes-for-reference)
I am interested in language because it wounds or seduces me.
Roland Barthes, The Pleasure of the Text  (via thatkindofwoman)
We were never friends. Not for a second. I loved you.
Alex, Orange is the New Black (via perfect)
I’m almost never serious, and I’m always too serious. Too deep, too shallow. Too sensitive, too cold hearted. I’m like a collection of paradoxes.
 Ferdinand von Schrubentaufft   (via lilithscurse)
That’s pretty much how we get through our own lives, watching television. Smoking crap. Self-medicating. Redirecting our attention. Jacking off. Denial.
Chuck Palahniuk, Choke (via fightcrap)
She stuck a bookmark in my heart and walked away.
Saul Williams  (via thatkindofwoman)