"You look like a winter night,
I could sleep inside the cold of you."
— Catherynne Valente, Deathless
"And when he had put his hand on mine with a cheerful look, wherefrom I took courage, he brought me within to the secret things."
"He who fights with monsters should look to it that he himself does not become a monster. And when you gaze long into an abyss the abyss also gazes into you."
"I do not think I’m easy to define. I have a wandering mind. And I’m not anything that you think I am."
— Syd Barrett (via b-ayt
"People often ask me questions that I cannot very well answer in words, and it makes me sad to think they are unable to hear the voice of my silence."
"Is there a madman with a brain
To turn the stuff of nightmare sane
And demons crush and Chaos tame,
Who’ll leave his realm, forsake his bride
And, tossed by contradictory tides,
Give up his pride for pain"
— The Chronicle of the Black Sword - The Fortress of the Pearl, Michael Moorcock. (via spadesqueen
"Last night I dreamed about you. What happened in detail I can hardly remember, all I know is that we kept merging into one another. I was you, you were me. Finally you somehow caught fire."