Literature is strewn with the wreckage of those who have minded beyond reason the opinion of others.
She burned too bright for this world.
1.Wall of books — Amsterdam
2.Bookstore Mural — Pittsboro
3.Inside a Bookshelf — Sweden
4.Library Mural — Poland
5.Flying Books — San Francisco
6.Heart, Culture and Pedagogy — Canada
7.La Bibliotèque De La Cité — France
8.Larchmere Mural — Ohio
9.Duluth Public Library - Minnesota
10.Transformer Books — Russia
The worst feeling ever is not knowing whether you should wait or give up.
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes, illustrated by N. Zeitlin, Moscow: Kolos, 1981 (reprinted from a 1956 edition).
Khaled Hosseini, And the Mountains Echoed
The woman who doesn’t need validation from anyone is the most feared individual on the planet.
A fairy tale book display in a shop at the Efteling Theme Park in Kaatsheuvel, The Netherlands.
I liked the idea, how the past could be preserved, fossilised, in the stars. I wanted to think that somewhere on the other end of time, a hundred light-years from then, someone else, some distant future creature, might be looking back at a preserved image of me and my father at that very moment in my bedroom.
Karen Thompson Walker, The Age of Miracles
"Some might think that the creativity, imagination, and flights of fancy that give my life meaning are insanity."