“As the future ripens in the past,
so the past rots in the future —
a terrible festival of dead leaves.”

Anna Akhmatova (via observando)

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“there isn’t enough of anything
as long as we live. But at intervals
a sweetness appears and, given a chance
prevails.”

Raymond Carver (via observando)

posted on July 29th with 245 notes
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Dare to be someone

“Most men pursue pleasure with such breathless haste that they hurry past it.”

Kierkegaard (via juliansummerhayes)

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“Be crumbled.
So wild flowers will come up where you are.
You have been stony for too many years.
Try something different.
Surrender.”

Rumi (via gigasunlove)

Do you believe in true love? — Anonymous

I think that there’s this mainstream idea of true love and I do not believe in that.

But true love in its deeper form, yes. Despiste all logic, I very much believe in it.

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piningforeden:

I’m not ready to be with or without you

“And clearly, Rodger was singularly mad, and remains singularly responsible for his actions. But the views that fueled his fury are reflective of our culture, of the idea that women exist to be ogled, evaluated, conquered, claimed, by men, and cannot be wholly shaved from his individual actions. And it’s the pervasiveness of these beliefs that has women airing their grievances en masse on Twitter, with the hashtag #YesAllWomen, which began trending on Saturday, after Rodger’s killing spree.”

The ‘Twisted World’ Elliot Rodger Lived In (via azspot)

posted on June 2nd with 20 notes
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“It’s your life. Don’t let anyone make you feel guilty for living it your way.”

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