"Act my age? What the fuck is that, “act my age”? What do I care how old I am? The Ocean is old as fuck. It will still drown your ass with vigor."
— (via corvidae-and-crossroads)
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"Stories you read when you’re the right age never quite leave you. You may forget who wrote them or what the story was called. Sometimes you’ll forget precisely what happened, but if a story touches you it will stay with you, haunting the places in your mind that you rarely ever visit."
— Neil Gaiman, M is for Magic (via quotethat)
"The most precious gift we can offer anyone is our attention. When mindfulness embraces those we love, they will blossom like flowers"
— Thích Nhất Hạnh (via purplebuddhaproject)
"In nature, nothing is perfect and everything is perfect. Trees can be contorted, bent in weird ways, and they’re still beautiful."
— Alice Walker (via electricspacetraveler)
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"Advertising had us chasing cars & cloths. Working jobs we hate to buy shit we don’t need. We’re the middle children of history man, no place or purpose. We have no Great War, no Great Depression. Our Great War is a spiritual war. Our Great Depression is our lives. We’ve all been raised on television to believe that one day we’d be billionaires, movie gods & rock stars. But we won’t. We’re slowly learning that fact. And we’re very, very pissed off."
— Brad Pitt (Fight Club)
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"Good books make you ask questions. Bad readers want everything answered."
— Scott Westerfeld (via book-pause)
"The Germans do not think it in keeping with the divine majesty to confine gods within walls or to portray them in the likeness of any human countenance. Their holy places are woods and groves, and they apply the names of deities to that hidden presence which is seen only by the eye of reverence."
— Tacitus, Germania. (via inatt)
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