"Family life is a bit like a runny peach pie—not perfect, but who’s complaining?"
— Robert Brault via
"And men said that the blood of the stars flowed in her veins."
— The Silver Chair, by C. S. Lewis via suzywire
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"It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education."
— Albert Einstein via meiaro
"The happiness of life is made up of minute fractions - the little, soon-forgotten charities of a kiss or smile, a kind look, a heart-felt compliment, and the countless infinitesimals of pleasurable and genial feeling."
— Samuel Taylor Coleridge (English poet, critic, philospher, 1772-1834) via wordpainting via alethia000 via teaintheafternoon
"I have found that if you love Life, Life will love you back."
— Arthur Rubinstein (Polish-American classical pianist, 1887-1982) via
"You have witchcraft in your lips."
— Henry V ~ William Shakespeare via dreamsinthyme
"I’m not saying that everything is survivable. Just that everything except the last thing is."
— John Green, Paper Towns via sandyohstar
(Source: yeahhhscience, via teachingliteracy)
"A witty woman is a treasure; a witty beauty is a power."
— George Meredith (English novelist and poet, 1828-1909) via amandaonwriting
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"The tragedy of modern war is that the young men die fighting each other – instead of their real enemies back home in the capitals."
— Edward Abbey (American author, essayist, 1927-89) via endprohibition