and your very flesh shall be a great poem

"Do not think that love in order to be genuine has to be extraordinary. What we need is to love without getting tired. Be faithful in the small things, because it is in them that your strength lies."

Mother Teresa  (via awelltraveledwoman)

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video games have given me an unrealistic view of how easy it is to run across european rooftops

"Human life is but a series of footnotes to a vast obscure unfinished masterpiece."

Vladimir Nabokov, Lolita (via wordsnquotes)

"I was within and without. Simultaneously enchanted and repelled by the inexhaustible variety of life."

F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby (via the-ephemeral-poet-society)

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"I go down to the shore in the morning
and depending on the hour the waves
are rolling in or moving out,
and I say, oh, I am miserable,
what shall—
what should I do? And the sea says
in its lovely voice:
Excuse me, I have work to do."

Mary Oliver, from the book A Thousand Mornings (via fishingboatproceeds)

"For you, a thousand times over."

Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner (via yourlifeisyourmessage)
music this is so good


Lotte Kestner - Halo (Cover)

Everywhere I’m looking now
I’m surrounded by your embrace

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"If no woman in your life has ever talked to you about how she lives her life with an undercurrent of fear of men, consider the possibility that it may be because she sees you as one of those men she cannot really trust."

Chris Clarke, How Not To Be An Asshole: A Guide For Men (via eibmorb)

(Source: sanitywatchers)