Cultural experience and thrill can never make up to the materials things gained
"I suppose in the end, the whole of life becomes an act of letting go, but what always hurts the most is not taking a moment to say goodbye."
— Pi Patel, Life of Pi (via eiznekb)
"Now all you can do is wait. It must be hard for you, but there is a right time for everything. Like the ebb and flow of tides. No one can do anything to change them. When it is time to wait, you must wait."
— Haruki Murakami/ The Wind Up Bird Chronicle (via vous-trouvez)