"From my rotting body, flowers shall grow and I am in them and that is eternity." - Edvard Munch


"This is what happens when you live in dreams, he thought: you dream this and you dream that and you sleep right through your life."
— Jess Walter, Beautiful Ruins (via sylphism)

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"Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s lifetime."
— Mark Twain, Mark Twain: The Innocents Abroad/Roughing It (via quotes-shape-us)
"But this wealth of information produced little or no insight."
— ― Stephen King (via psych-quotes)
"Writing isn’t the same as speaking, I struggle with conversation."
— Alex Turner (via wordsthat-speak)
"When the writing is good, a book becomes a mirror. The reader will see an uncanny familiarity and respond accordingly."
— ― Jen Knox (via psych-quotes)
"I never quite understood the question that says, is the glass half empty or half full? What’s the difference? Eventually it’ll end up empty and in the trash."
— ― Cyndi Goodgame (via psych-quotes)
"Someone has said that it requires less mental effort to condemn than to think."
— Emma Goldman (via milkied)

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