Saturday, April 19, 2014

It is difficult to be sat on all day, every day, by some other creature, without forming an opinion on them.

On the other hand, it is perfectly possible to sit all day, every day, on top of another creature and not have the slightest thought about them whatsoever.

Douglas Adams

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Friday, April 11, 2014
You are personally responsible for becoming more ethical than the society you grew up in. Eliezer Yudkowsky  (via auberginesheets)

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Stop comparing where you’re at with where everyone else is. It doesn’t move you farther ahead, improve your situation, or help you find peace. It just feeds your shame, fuels your feelings of inadequacy, and ultimately, it keeps you stuck. The reality is that there is no one correct path in life. Everyone has their own unique journey. Daniell Koepke (via onlinecounsellingcollege)
Monday, April 7, 2014
Perhaps these Frankensteins no longer have the power to stop the feminine monster they have created Betty Friedan, The Feminine Mystique
Saturday, February 1, 2014
Sometimes I want to ask God why He allows poverty, famine, and injustice when He could do something about it, but I’m afraid He might just ask me the same question. – `Abdu’l-Bahá  (via scumprince)

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If you happen on a broken heart, stand nearby, whisper, “I’m here,” and never, ever, tell it you know how it feels. Life’s That Way -Jim Beaver (via speightdaysaweek)
Saturday, January 18, 2014
Books have to be heavy because the whole world’s inside them. Cornelia Funke, Inkheart (via aquotee)
Wednesday, January 8, 2014
But a lot of times, people die how they live. And so last words tell me a lot about who people were, and why they became the sort of people biographies get written about. John Green, Looking for Alaska (via epicjohngreenquotes)

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Monday, December 30, 2013
Maybe it’s just in America, but it seems that if you’re passionate about something, it freaks people out. You’re considered bizarre or eccentric. To me, it just means you know who you are. Tim Burton (via mylittlebookofquotes)
Saturday, November 23, 2013
Web surfers see facts as a bore,
‘Check sources?’ they say, ‘Nevermore!’
No matter how often he’s given the credit,
Don’t take it for granted that Edgar Poe said it.
Geoffrey Chaucer