What art seeks to disturb is monotony of type, slavery of custom, tyranny of habit, and the reduction of man to the level of a machine. — Oscar Wilde
Shakespeare and Company Bookstore, París
Find what you love and let it kill you. — Charles Bukowski (via 13neighbors)
He will only die, if we allow him to.
There is no frigate like a book
To take us lands away,
Nor any coursers like a page
Of prancing poetry.
This traverse may the poorest take
Without oppress of toll;
How frugal is the chariot
That bears a human soul! — Emily Dickinson
The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown. — H.P. Lovecraft (via elarriel)
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Chiado, Lisbon, 2010
Lisbon, one of the four cities I’m dreaming of, never visited, and want to live in.
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I’m not a stranger,” I said, and pointed to his book. “I’m someone who reads the same authors you do. — Lemony Snicket (via elarriel)
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