"It was always the becoming he dreamed of, never the being."
— F. Scott Fitzgerald, This Side of Paradise (via quotes-shape-us)
"I’ve got a
lot of good
ideas but not
will get me
— Eileen Myles (via wordsfirst)
"She wasn’t too grand to tinker with the arbitrary details of existence."
— Lorna Saga, Our Lady of the Accident.
"There’s too much lime in the world and not enough gin."
— Frank O’Hara (via apoetreflects)
"Do I really know nature? Do I know myself?—No more words. I bury the dead in my belly."
— Arthur Rimbaud, A Season in Hell (via dialoghost)
"i want to ask
everyone i meet,
what do you read
when you are in love,
and, what do you read when
they do not love you back?"
— Pavana पवन (via maza-dohta)
All I want is some justice and a sort of equilibrium. I’m not a libra, but my mother is. And I’m a fond of my mother.