You cut up a thing that’s alive and beautiful to find out how it’s alive and why...– Clive Barker
He appreciated those who had a taste for indolence, liked daydreaming, welcomed...– Alain De Botton (via dwsc)
Urban Hyperboles: Dear Bloomberg, →
altilden: Hey Mayor! I’m writing you this letter from my comfortable apartment in Clinton Hill. That’s a neighborhood in Brooklyn… you know, that other borough where you don’t live, we have a basketball team? Over 2.5 million people live here… ring any bells? I just wanted to fill you in on a little… Thank you Alli Tilden.
For readers interested in learning more about how not to be labeled as...– Mallory Ortberg of Gawker, critiquing CNN’s disgusting response to the Stuebenville rape trial verdicts. Her commentary is spot on. (via cognitivedissonance) This sums it right up for me. (via m0rganamian)
Stubborn Love, The Lumineers. She’ll tear...
Wake up every morning and tell yourself that you’re a badass bitch from hell and...– Kate Nash’s advice to college students (via morganmarguerite)
It has been said that time heals all wounds. I do not agree. The wounds remain....– Rose Kennedy (via doworkstayclassy)
With you, intimacy colours my voice. Even ‘hello’ sounds like ‘come here’.– Warsan Shire
Sometimes I feel like I was born with my heart too close to the surface. As if it’s right there, under a few less layers than everyone else. I feel like I need to hold it in because my body isn’t in control of it.
They say a person needs just three things to be truly happy in this world:...– Tom Bodett
(exists no miracle mightier than this: to feel)– e.e. cummings (via doworkstayclassy)
Sometimes you’re 23 and standing in the kitchen of your house making breakfast...– The Winter of the Air