I Do What I Want
One of the things that draws writers to writing is that they can get things right that they got wrong in real life by writing about them.
Tobias Wolff (via writingquotes)

You are all dead to me.

I oil wrestle an orangutan in a bikini…

When you compare the sorrows of real life to the pleasures of the imaginary one, you will never want to live again, only to dream forever.
Alexandre Dumas, The Count of Monte Cristo (via splitterherzen)