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


"How right that the body changed over time, becoming a gallery of scars, a canvas of experience, a testament to life and one’s capacity to endure it."
— Janet Fitch, Paint It Black (via larmoyante)
"When people don’t express themselves, they die one piece at a time."
— Laurie Halse Anderson, Speak (via larmoyante)
"We are torn between nostalgia for the familiar and an urge for the foreign and strange. As often as not, we are homesick most for the places we have never known."
— Carson McCullers (via ohteenscanrelate)
"Comparison is an act of violence against the self."
— Iyanla Vanzant (via vainaja)

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"Existentialism isn’t so atheistic that it wears itself out showing that God doesn’t exist. Rather, it declares that even if God did exist, that would change nothing."
— Jean-Paul Sartre  (via lyrexz)
"You know how advice is - you only want it if it agrees with what you wanted to do anyways."
— John Steinbeck, The Winter of Our Discontent (via larmoyante)

“Madness is rare in individuals, but in groups, parties, nations, and ages it is the rule.”

—F. Nietzsche, Beyond Good and Evil, §156.

"A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart."
— Goethe, Faust (via sisyphean-revolt)