"I want you to promise me something. If you love someone, you tell them. Even if you’re scared that it’s not the right thing. Even if you’re scared that it’ll cause problems. Even if you’re scared that it will burn your life to the ground. You say it, and you say it loud. And then you go from there."
— Mark Sloan to Jackson Avery (Gray’s Anatomy)
"America was built on two monumental crimes: the genocide of the Native American and the enslavement of the African American. The tendency of official America is to memorialize other peoples’ crimes and to forget its own - to seek a high moral ground as a pretext to ignore real issues."
"Emma is not a person. Emma is a place that you get stuck in. Emma is a pain that you cannot erase."
— Justin Vernon (via a-quiline)
"Following God isn’t glamorous, but it is so beautiful. Your hands will get dirty and your heart will get wrecked, but love makes it worth it."
— Juli Wilson (via kvtes)