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15 hours ago
"It had been startling and disappointing to me to find out that story books had been written by people, that books were not natural wonders, coming up of themselves like grass. Yet regardless of where they come from, I cannot remember a time when I was not in love with them — with the books themselves, cover and binding and the paper they were printed on, with their smell and their weight and with their possession in my arms, captured and carried off to myself. Still illiterate, I was ready for them, committed to all the reading I could give them…"
- Eudora Welty (via observando)


my last words will probably be sarcastic

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"Keep your love of nature, for that is the true way to understand art more and more."
- Vincent van Gogh (via girlmoss)

(Source: lifeof-ty, via rawrgorg3ous)

"learn me slowly.
please, be patient
with my pages."
-   Pavana पवन (via nyu-tah)

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3 days ago
"Why didn’t I learn to treat everything like it was the last time. My greatest regret was how much I believed in the future."
- Jonathan Safran Foer, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (via kushandwizdom)


mark your territory by crying on things

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