"I think perfection is ugly. I want to see scars, failure, disorder, distortion."
"Show respect to people who don’t even deserve it; not as a reflection of their character, but as a reflection of yours."
"Your soul has fallen to bits and pieces. Good. Rearrange them to suit yourself."
"If you’re always racing to the next moment, what happens to the one you’re in?"
"Most days I wish I never met you because then I could sleep at night and I wouldn’t have to walk around with the knowledge there was someone like you out there."
Good Will Hunting (1997)
My favorite part about this quote is the fact that he said this completely platonically out of respect. Many people probably reblog this without having seen the movie, thinking this quote comes in a romantic context but that’s wrong. It has no connection to romance. This is a fucking amazing movie.
"No one loses anyone, because no one owns anyone. That is the true experience of freedom: having the most important thing in the world without owning it."
"Sometimes you meet a person and you just click—you’re comfortable with them, like you’ve known them your whole life, and you don’t have to pretend to be anyone or anything."
"The word poetry comes from the Greek word poiesis which just means “a making”. So if you’ve made it, it’s poetry. Even if it’s breakfast."
"I’m doing badly, I’m doing well; whichever you prefer."
"I will no longer mutilate and destroy myself in order to find a secret behind the ruins."
"Talking about our problems is our greatest addiction. Break the habit. Talk about your joys."