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Jul 22, 2014 / 3,527 notes
There are books that one reads over and over again, books that become part of the furniture of one’s mind and alter one’s whole attitude to life, books that one dips into but never reads through, books that one reads at a single sitting and forgets a week later.
George Orwell (via vintageanchorbooks)

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Jul 22, 2014 / 2,485 notes
Life is only available in the present moment.
Thich Naht Hanh (via purplebuddhaproject)

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Jul 22, 2014 / 934 notes
I tell my students, ‘When you get these jobs that you have been so brilliantly trained for, just remember that your real job is that if you are free, you need to free somebody else. If you have some power, then your job is to empower somebody else. This is not just a grab-bag candy game.’
Toni Morrison (via ethiopienne)

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Jul 22, 2014 / 4,658 notes
give your daughters difficult names. give your daughters names that command the full use of tongue. my name makes you want to tell me the truth. my name doesn’t allow me to trust anyone that cannot pronounce it right.
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Jul 22, 2014 / 435 notes

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Jul 22, 2014 / 168 notes

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Jul 22, 2014 / 1,803 notes

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Jul 22, 2014 / 367 notes

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What we needed were not words and promises but the steady accumulation of small realities.
Haruki Murakami, South of the Border, West of the Sun (via quoted-books)

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Jul 10, 2014 / 335 notes
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Scars have the strange power to remind us that our past is real.
Cormac McCarthy, All the Pretty Horses (via wordsnquotes)

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May 27, 2014 / 1,567 notes
May 27, 2014 / 110 notes
Don’t think. Thinking is the enemy of creativity. It’s self-conscious and anything self-conscious is lousy. You can’t try to do things. You simply must do things.
Ray Bradbury (via wordsnquotes)

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May 27, 2014 / 358 notes