"Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing."
Ayn Rand, The Fountainhead (via alfsaga)
"kiss me a little:
darkens and is alive –
o live with me in the fewness of
e. e. cummings, from “XLVIII” (via litverve)
"Your life was a hypothesis. Those who die old are made of the past. Thinking of them, one thinks of what they have done. Thinking of you, one thinks of what you could have become. You were, and you will remain, made up of possibilities."
Édouard Levé, Suicide (via fables-of-the-reconstruction)
"We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect."
Anaïs Nin (via wordpainting)
"For a star to be born, there is one thing that must happen: a gaseous nebula must collapse.
This is not your destruction.
This is your birth."