MACBETH : Stars, hide your fires;
Let not light see my black and deep desires.
— William Shakespeare, Macbeth, Act I Scene IV (via joielalune)

(Source: seabois)

macrolit:

Parking garage structure at the (beautiful) Kansas City Public Library

If the signs were mythological creatures:

  • Aries: Werewolf
  • Taurus: Hell hound
  • Gemini: Doppelgänger
  • Cancer: Banshee
  • Leo: Fairy
  • Virgo: Angel
  • Libra: Nymph
  • Scorpio: Siren
  • Sagittarius: Ghost
  • Capricorn: Mermaid
  • Aquarius: Vampire
  • Pisces: Shapeshifter
 
When we are collecting books, we are collecting happiness.
 aseaofquotes:

Virginia Woolf, The Waves

aseaofquotes:

Virginia Woolf, The Waves

 harryquebert:

"The cleverest, creepiest book you’ll read all year… Twin Peaks meets Atonement meets In Cold Blood.”GABY WOOD, DAILY TELEGRAPH

harryquebert:

"The cleverest, creepiest book you’ll read all year… Twin Peaks meets Atonement meets In Cold Blood.”
GABY WOOD, DAILY TELEGRAPH

If you are content with being nobody in particular, content not to stand out, you align yourself with the power of the universe. What looks like weakness to the ego is in fact the only true strength.
— Eckhart Tolle (via thecalminside)
 (by bisousmonamour)
I loved the irradiate refuge of sleep. In my dreams I found a little of the beauty I had vainly sought in life, and wandered through old gardens and enchanted woods.
— H. P. Lovecraft, "Ex Oblivione" (via hyperb0rean)
 booksactually:

"There ain’t no sin and there ain’t no virtue. There’s just stuff people do."—from The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck

booksactually:

"There ain’t no sin and there ain’t no virtue. There’s just stuff people do."

—from The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck

One need not be a Chamber — to be Haunted —
One need not be a House —
The Brain has Corridors — surpassing
Material Place —
— Emily Dickinson, from “J:670” (via litverve)
 booksactually:

“All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.” ―from Animal Farm by George Orwell

booksactually:

“All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.” 

―from Animal Farm by George Orwell

Some old wounds never truly heal, and bleed again at the slightest word.
— George R.R. Martin, A Game Of Thrones. (via wordsnquotesbeingmemm)