" Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them at all. "

- Henry David Thoreau (via quotestomorals)
vintageanchorbooks:

"Indeed, learning to write may be part of learning to read. For all I know, writing comes out of a superior devotion to reading.” ― Eudora Welty, On Writing

vintageanchorbooks:

"Indeed, learning to write may be part of learning to read. For all I know, writing comes out of a superior devotion to reading.”
― Eudora Welty, On Writing

" Pain and suffering are always inevitable for a large intelligence and a deep heart. The really great men must, I think, have great sadness on earth. "

- Fyodor Dostoevsky, Crime and Punishment (via letteratura-litterature)
themagicfarawayttree:

Funeral Symphony (VI) - Mikalojus Ciurlionis, 1903

themagicfarawayttree:

Funeral Symphony (VI) - Mikalojus Ciurlionis, 1903

" We do not grow absolutely, chronologically. We grow sometimes in one dimension, and not in another, unevenly. We grow partially. We are relative. We are mature in one realm, childish in another. The past, present, and future mingle and pull us backward, forward, or fix us in the present. We are made of layers, cells, constellations. "

- Anaïs Nin, The Diary of Anaïs Nin, Vol. 4 (1971)

(Source: elucipher)

Fugazi - Waiting Room
  • Artist: Fugazi
  • Track: Waiting Room
  • Album: Fugazi
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I am a patient boy. I wait, I wait, I wait, I wait. My time is water down a drain.

(Source: crayawn)

" The past is beautiful because one never realises an emotion at the time. It expands later, and thus we don’t have complete emotions about the present, only about the past. […] That is why we dwell on the past, I think. "

- Virginia Woolf. (via the-library-and-step-on-it)

" I prefer silence to sound, and the image produced by words occurs in silence. "

thebaxley:

T O G E T H E R  P A N G E A 

thebaxley:

T O G E T H E R  P A N G E A 

" Ah, how good it is to be among people who are reading! "

- Rainer Maria Rilke, The Notebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge. (via bookporn)