Unless you have been very, very lucky, you have undoubtedly experienced events in your life that have made you cry. So unless you have been very, very lucky, you know that a good, long session of weeping can often make you feel better, even if your circumstances have not changed one bit.
Lemony Snicket, Horseradish: Bitter Truths You Can’t Avoid (via nitors)
You cannot protect yourself from sadness without protecting yourself from happiness.
Jonathan Safran Foer (via ennayak)