Born and raised. In Pondicherry, in what was the French part of India. My father owned the zoo, and I was delivered on short notice by a herpetologist, who was there to check on the Bengal monitor lizard. Mother and I were both healthy, but the poor lizard escaped and was trampled by a frightened cassowary. The way of karma, huh? The way of God. (Life of Pi, 2012)
There is a point in every young person’s life when you realize that the youth that you’ve progressed through and graduate to some sort of adulthood is equally as messed up as where you’re going.
Elle UK (August 2009)
I will not tell you our love story, because - like all real love stories - it will die with us, as it should.
“Okay,” he said. “I gotta go to sleep. It’s almost one.” “Okay,” I said. “Okay,” he said.
I giggled and said, “Okay.” And then the line was quiet but not dead. I almost felt like he was there in my room with me, but in a way it was better, like I was not in my room and he was not in his, but instead we were together in some invisible and tenuous third space that could only be visited on the phone. “Okay,” he said after forever.
“Maybe okay will be our always.” “Okay,” I said. It was Augustus who finally hung up.
"Breaking Dawn: Part 2" Press Conference. (x)
I’m somewhat of a perfectionist, I think, and I strive for perfection.
Feeling beautiful has nothing to do with what you look like, I promise.
Kristen Stewart + Braids
“When you feel comfortable around someone and you have no defences up, that’s when you’re going to be the best. I feel very comfortable with Kristen.” — Dakota Fanning
“Well, if you put enough pressure on coal it turns into pearls.”