Alice was beginning to get very tired of sitting by her sister on the bank, and having nothing to do: once or twice she had peeped into the book her sister was reading, but it had no pictures or conversations in it, ‘and what is the use of a book,’ thought Alice, ‘without pictures or conversations?’
(Source: wolfsgrave, via turnerrs)
"Tomorrow, you promise yourself, will be different, but tomorrow is too often a repetition of today."
"I am losing precious days. I am degenerating into a machine for making money. I am learning nothing in this trivial world of men. I must break away and get out into the mountains to learn the news."
"I have been bent and broken, but — I hope — into a better shape."
Here are 10 photos (out of 22) from my series Racial Microaggressions. I have asked my friends on the Fordham University Lincoln Center campus to write down an instance of racial microaggression they have faced on a poster for me to take a picture of them.
"No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite."
"I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death."
"You can ask the universe for all the signs you want, but ultimately, we see what we want to see when we’re ready to see it."
"I write in my journal everyday."
“So much happens in life, I think it’s good to live it again and get some distance from it. Or else everything is in a muddle, like on a merry-go-round.”
(Source: humansofnewyork, via h-o-r-n-g-r-y)
"It was probably nothing but it felt like the world."
"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."
"Even under the best of circumstances, there’s just something so damn tragic about growing up."