When things break, it’s not the actual breaking that prevents them from getting back together again. it’s because a little piece gets lost — the two remaining ends couldn’t fit together even if they wanted to. The whole shape has changed.
"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." - Friedrich Nietzsche “Beyond Good and Evil”, Aphorism 146 (1886)
Sometimes there are no words,
no clever quotes to sum up what happened that day.
Sometimes the day just….
Experience is a brutal teacher, but you learn. My God, do you learn.
There are things we don’t want to happen, but have to accept; things we don’t want to know, but have to learn, and people we can’t live without, but have to let go.
JJ, Criminal Minds (written by Erica Messer)
Just focus on controlling what you can. The rest of it will fall into place.
David Rossi (Criminal Minds)
Sometimes there are no words, no clever quotes to neatly sum up what’s happened that day. Sometimes you do everything right, everything exactly right, and still you feel like you failed. Did it need to end that way? Could something have been done to prevent the tragedy in the first place?
Aaron Hotchner- Criminal Minds ‘To Hell…And Back’ (via stormyskies73)
It has been said, ‘time heals all wounds.’ I do not agree. The wounds remain. In time, the mind, protecting its sanity, covers them with scar tissue and the pain lessens. But it is never gone.