Sorry! Loadin' up.

"And again she felt alone in the presence of her old antagonist, life."
Virginia Woolf, To the Lighthouse (via innaudiblemelodiess)
"The hours between 12am and 6am
have a funny habit of making you feel
like you’re either on top of the world,
or under it."
Beau Taplin || the hours between.  (via ac-ru)

aseaofquotes:

Julian Barnes, The Sense of an Ending

"I find beauty in all things authentic, pure, and eternal.
And so I value honesty, I value holiness, and I value the soul."
Lauren Britt (via creatingaquietmind)

amis-s:

Books are mirrors: you only see in them what you already have inside you.

aseaofquotes:

Daniel Keyes, Flowers for Algernon

aseaofquotes:

Robert Fulghum, All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten

slightlyignorant:

Amazing illustrator Erin McGuire.

bookpatrol:

Rolling along….

bookpatrol:

Rolling along….

"What a story is, is devious. It pretends transparency, forthrightness. It engages with ordinary people, ordinary matters, recognizable stuff. But this is all a masquerade. What good stories deal with is the horror and incomprehensibility of time, the dark encroachment of old catastrophes…"
Joy Williams (via mttbll)
"'Do you know who tells me my worth, Phaedra of Alonso?’
The Princess pointed a hard finger to her own chest.
‘Me. I determine my own worth. If I had to rely on others I’d have lain down and died waiting.’"
Quintana of Charyn, Melina Marchetta (via bloggers-heart-books)
"My personal hobbies are reading, listening to music, and silence."
Edith Sitwell (via observando)