My ability to give was limited, I was not inexhaustible. I was not serene, not really. I wanted things, for myself.

Margaret Atwood, Lady Oracle  (via commanderspock)

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A question with no answer is a barrier that cannot be breached. In other words, it is questions with no answers that set the limits of human possibilities, describe the boundaries of human existence.

Milan Kundera, the Unbearable Lightness of Being

Children work in an opium field in Badakhshan, which is Afghanistan’s largest producer of opium, Northern Afghanistan, 1992

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I think she was afraid to love sometimes. I think it scared her. She was the type to like things that are concrete, like the ocean. Something you could point to and know what it was… And I think that’s why she struggled with love. She couldn’t touch it. She couldn’t hold on to it and make sure it never changed.

Carrie Ryan, The Dead-Tossed Waves (via seabois)

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Green water of Gullfoss

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A man who loses his privacy loses everything. And a man who gives it up of his own free will is a monster.

Milan Kundera, the Unbearable Lightness of Being
About Me: My Favorite TV Characters 2/8 ↪Alice Morgan

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Following your heart also means eliminating the things that no longer evolve you.

Erykah Badu in the interview Up Close & Personal   (via remnant)

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Judith II (1909), Gustav Klimt

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Between stimulus and response, there is a space. In that space lies our freedom and power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and freedom.

Viktor Frankl (1905 - 1997)

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“He adores dogs and when he
was filming Lawless in Atlanta he found this abandoned puppy on a freeway. He adopted him, got all the necessary vaccinations done and brought him home. He’s called Woody and I am totally in love with him – he has now grown into this huge beautiful dog that Tom’s little boy Louis rides like a horse.”

Photo from a Vogue photoshoot.

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I am not ready for anything to happen.
I should have murdered this, that murders me.

Sylvia Plath, from Three Women (via violentwavesofemotion)

Various Clouds, by Vincent Van Gogh.

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I fall in love with everything. I also hate everything. It’s very hard to be a misanthrope and a romantic.

Marilyn Manson (via larmoyante)

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