"The true story is vicious
and multiple and untrue
after all. Why do you
need it? Don’t ever
ask for the true story."

- Margaret Atwood, from True Stories  (via violentwavesofemotion)

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"I learn a good deal by merely observing you,
And letting you talk as long as you please,
And taking note of what you do not say."

- T.S. Eliot, from The Cocktail Party (via violentwavesofemotion)

"Gradually, but deliberately…I have made myself into a machine. I have done it deliberately—in order to endure, in order not to feel. I have deliberately killed my senses—I have deliberately died […]"

- T.S. Eliot, from Selected Letters (via violentwavesofemotion)

"Most things will be okay eventually, but not everything will be. Sometimes you’ll put up a good fight and lose. Sometimes you’ll hold on really hard and realize there is no choice but to let go. Acceptance is a small, quiet room."


Cheryl Strayed

Everything you love is here

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"We were together. I forget the rest."

- Walt Whitman (via alightwithfaith)

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My Queen.


Stephen James |  Hedonist

I may cry you a river if you do not stop being this perfect.



"The best lesson is see the consequences of your acts"

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“I also thank Angelina for dressing in hijab while she visited not just Iraqi refugees but refugees in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Not only did she look good in it, she showed respect and appreciation for their culture and religion and made sure that the focus was not on her looks but rather her mission.”

This photo carries so much emotion

Why do people make fun of her and make jokes about her adopting kids when they don’t even consider the fact that she’s trying to do good

"That is the problem of silence:
one cannot test one’s ideas.
Because they are not ideas, they are the truth."

- Louise Glück, from Birthday (via violentwavesofemotion)