I myself am made entirely of flaws, stitched together with good intentions.– Augusten Burroughs
“I came to explore the wreck. / The words are purposes./ The words are...– Adrienne Rich - Diving into the Wreck.
Have you ever thought about what protects our hearts? Just a cage of rib bones,...– Ingrid Michaelson
Robin: Um, when we were dating, did - did I make you feel needed? Barney: No,...– For Jennah. (via llyssabrooke)
If nothing ever changed, there’d be no butterflies.– Author Unknown (via chapter-eight)
Language is not a neutral medium that passes freely and easily into the private...– Mikhail Bakhtin
You judge people on their work; I’m the same way. Everything else is...– Mad Men, Season 4
…because gravity isn’t only what makes us fall, it’s what makes our muscles...– Oskar, Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close - Jonathan Safran Foer (via soontherainwillcome)
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Ailurophile A cat-lover. Assemblage A gathering. Becoming Attractive. Beleaguer To exhaust with attacks. Brood To think alone. Bucolic In a lovely rural setting. Bungalow A small, cozy cottage. Chatoyant Like a cat’s eye. Comely Attractive. Conflate To blend together. Cynosure A focal point of admiration.
Sometimes I can hear my bones straining under the weight of all the lives I’m...– Jonathan Safran Foer (via thathappened1988)
And let’s be honest: Isn’t there some inherent sexism in focusing on the weight...– Preach it. (via socalfeminist, notemily)
Sometimes,’ said Julia, ‘I feel the past and the future pressing so hard on...– Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh (via creativedistraction)