❝The world is indeed full of peril, and in it there are many dark places; but still there is much that is fair, and though in all lands love is now mingled with grief, it grows perhaps the greater.❞

J.R.R. Tolkien, The Two Towers (via observando)

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kyoto, 1901-02

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Tell me where it hurts, she’d say. Stop howling. Just calm down and show me where.
But some people can’t tell where it hurts. They can’t calm down. They can’t ever stop howling.❞

Margaret Atwood, The Blind Assassin (via blurrymelancholy)

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Russian Ark (dir. Alexander Sokurov, 2002)

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❝Sometimes, carrying on, just carrying on, is the superhuman achievement.❞

Albert Camus, The Fall (via thatkindofwoman)

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Fra Angelico,The Annunciation (details)

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❝Be kind to yourself while blooming. I know sometimes it feels like your soul doesn’t always fit. It’s all a part of the process.❞

Emery Allen  (via weaverofstars)

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Primavera,(details), Sandro Botticelli (1445–1510)

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❝She had the oddest sense of being herself invisible, unseen; unknown […]❞

Virginia Woolf, from Mrs. Dalloway  (via middecember)

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