February 4, 2013   58 notes
“Alice laughed. ‘There’s no use trying,’ she said. ‘One can’t believe impossible things.’”
-Lewis Carroll

“Alice laughed. ‘There’s no use trying,’ she said. ‘One can’t believe impossible things.’”

-Lewis Carroll

February 2, 2013   37 notes
“O serpent heart hid with a flowering face!Did ever a dragon keep so fair a cave?Beautiful tyrant, feind angelical, dove feather raven, wolvish-ravening lamb! Despised substance of divinest show, just opposite to what thou justly seemest - A dammed saint, an honourable villain!”
-William Shakespeare, Romeo & Juliet

“O serpent heart hid with a flowering face!
Did ever a dragon keep so fair a cave?
Beautiful tyrant, feind angelical, dove feather raven, wolvish-ravening lamb! Despised substance of divinest show, just opposite to what thou justly seemest - A dammed saint, an honourable villain!”

-William Shakespeare, Romeo & Juliet

January 9, 2013   116 notes
“When you think about it, most of the good ideas came along to make sin a whole lot easier.” 
-Joe Hill, Horns

“When you think about it, most of the good ideas came along to make sin a whole lot easier.” 

-Joe Hill, Horns

January 6, 2013   70 notes
“Eyes as black and as shiny as chips of obsidian stared back into his. They were eyes like black holes, letting nothing out, not even information.” 
-Neil Gaiman

“Eyes as black and as shiny as chips of obsidian stared back into his. They were eyes like black holes, letting nothing out, not even information.” 

-Neil Gaiman

December 9, 2012   50 notes
"Isn’t Christmas a moral and aesthetic nightmare?
-Christopher Hitchens

"Isn’t Christmas a moral and aesthetic nightmare?

-Christopher Hitchens

December 6, 2012   65 notes
"Men who look on nature, and their fellow-men, and cry that all is dark and gloomy, are in the right; but the sombre colours are reflections from their own jaundiced eyes and hearts. The real hues are delicate, and need a clearer vision."
-Charles Dickens

"Men who look on nature, and their fellow-men, and cry that all is dark and gloomy, are in the right; but the sombre colours are reflections from their own jaundiced eyes and hearts. The real hues are delicate, and need a clearer vision."

-Charles Dickens

October 19, 2012   138 notes
“I think I could turn and live with the animals, they are so placid and self contained; I stand and look at them long and long. They do not sweat and whine about their condition; They do not lie awake in the dark and weep for their sins”
-Walt Whitman

“I think I could turn and live with the animals, they are so placid and self contained; I stand and look at them long and long. They do not sweat and whine about their condition; They do not lie awake in the dark and weep for their sins”

-Walt Whitman

October 4, 2012   48 notes
“Reality can be beaten with enough imagination.” 
—Mark Twain

“Reality can be beaten with enough imagination.” 

—Mark Twain

September 20, 2012   50 notes
“Nothing thicker than a knife’s blade separates happiness from melancholy.” 
-Virginia Woolf

“Nothing thicker than a knife’s blade separates happiness from melancholy.” 

-Virginia Woolf

September 15, 2012   964 notes
“Some things are too terrible to grasp at once. Other things - naked, sputtering, indelible in their horror - are too terrible to really grasp ever at all.”
-Donna Tartt, The Secret History

“Some things are too terrible to grasp at once. Other things - naked, sputtering, indelible in their horror - are too terrible to really grasp ever at all.”

-Donna Tartt, The Secret History