"If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away."
(by vladislav popov)
(by Laura Palumbo)
but why do i say “i know” to my pets when they make noises. im lying to them. i don’t know anything.
"The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion."
— Albert Camus (via theworldismadeofwords)
"What were the words I meant to say before you left?
When I could see your breath lead where you were going to"
"[People] are often quite unaware of their inner selves, their other selves, their imaginative selves, the selves that aren’t on show in the world."
— Jeanette Winterson, “The Art of Fiction” (via growingupblowingup)
"The curious are always in danger. If you are curious you might never come home, like all the men who now live with mermaids at the bottom of the sea."
Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit