"A real life doesn’t mean getting what you want; the achievement, the priviledge, too, is knowing what you love. But getting what you love? Having what you love love you back? Oh, my friend, its a miracle: your one tiny life’s head-on collision with divinity."
—  Marisa de los Santos (via quote-book)
"She may have looked normal on the outside, but she was deliciously complicated inside."
— Jeffrey Eugenides (via hellanne)
"You are terrifying and strange and beautiful, something not everyone knows how to love."
— Warsan Shire (via wrists)
"And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer."
— F. Scott Fitzgerald (via minusmanhattan)

swdyw:

H&m can’t really afford to have long lines bc the longer you stand there the more time you have to be lik why th fuck am I buying this shit

"I loved her against reason, against promise, against peace, against hope, against happiness, against all discouragement that could be."
— Charles Dickens, Great Expectations (via quotes-shape-us)

fuckyeahwomenprotesting:

the 40’s and 50’s had a really cute aesthetic however the dark underside of over patriotism, greed, racism and sexism make me content to simply steal the dress patterns and be glad I’m not living during the time period. 

thewicked-eternity