"I felt a tremendous distance between myself and everything real."

- Hunter S. Thompson  (via westorientaletters)

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"I know that man is capable of great deeds. But if he isn’t capable of great emotion, well, he leaves me cold."

- Albert Camus (via man-of-prose)
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"He wanted to cry quietly but not for himself: for the words, so beautiful and sad, like music."

- James Joyce, A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man. (via hobbyhorsical)

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  • japan ≠ korea ≠ china
  • pakistan is not in the middle east
  • most muslims aren’t arabs
  • geishas are not prostitutes
  • mexico is a very small part of latin america
  • there are 54 countries in africa
  • china has 56 different ethnic groups and none of them eat chop suey
  • singapore is not part of china
  • most singaporeans speak english as their first language, please don’t ask, “why is your English so good”

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"I am clouded and bruised with the print of minds and faces and things so subtle that they have smell, colour, texture, substance but no name."

- Virginia Woolf, from The Waves  (via fleurstains)

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"I long so much to make beautiful things. But beautiful things require effort—and disappointment and perseverance."

- Vincent van Gogh (via leanezes)
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"Violence does not always take visible form, and not all wounds gush blood."

- Haruki Murakami, 1Q84 (via moaka)

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"Healing doesn’t mean the damage never existed. It means the damage no longer controls our lives."

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"The purpose of literature is to turn blood into ink."

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if you can’t beat them, dress better than them

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"Everything is energy and that’s all there is to it. Match the frequency of the reality you want and you cannot help but get that reality. It can be no other way. This is not philosophy. This is physics."

- Albert Einstein (via 19040825)

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Sydney Corcoran poses at the finish line one year after she was injured in the Boston Marathon bombing. More Here

oh my god. this is sheer powerfulness. just wow.

my kinda girl

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