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But the essential advantage for a poet is not, to have a beautiful world with...– T.S. Eliot (via sirenoftheeast )
That everything is on fire, slow fire, and we’re all less than a million breaths...– excerpt from The Pale King, by David Foster Wallace Feeling this. (via emmakempsell)
Because paper has more patience than people.– Anne Frank (via pavorst )
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Don’t bend; don’t water it down; don’t try to make it logical; don’t edit your...– Franz Kafka (via yovita)
It wasn’t my day. My week. My month. My year. My life. God damn it.– Pulp, Charles Bukowski (via henrycharlesbukowski)