Just because something doesn’t last forever, it doesn’t mean it wasn’t meaningful while it did last. It doesn’t mean it wasn’t important.
Candace Bushnall, Summer and the City (via the-sea-in-a-storm)
Why should you worry about the future? You don’t even know the present properly. Take care of the present and the future will take care of itself.
Ramana Maharshi (via larmoyante)
I want something else. I’m not even sure what to call it anymore except I know it feels roomy and it’s drenched in sunlight and it’s weightless and I know it’s not cheap. It’s probably not even real.
Mark Z. Danielewski, House of Leaves (via larmoyante)
The stars we are given. The constellations we make. That is to say, stars exist in the cosmos, but constellations are the imaginary lines we draw between them, the readings we give the sky, the stories we tell.
Rebecca Solnit, Storming the Gates of Paradise: Landscapes for Politics (via the-sea-in-a-storm)