Of all vices to turn toward in your dark moods of teenage rebellion, literature and poetry are some of the best… and least likely to leave you with an embarrassing tattoo or hefty hospital bill down the road. Here are seven of the best quotes to slam your bedroom door to in those moments of fiery angst at any age.
“I have never known anyone worth a damn who wasn’t irascible.”
— Ezra Pound
“Even so, I must admire your skill.
You are so gracefully insane.”
― Anne Sexton, “Elegy in the Classroom”
“I only go out to get me a fresh appetite for being alone.”
― Lord Byron