I don’t care what you do to me, but I don’t want you to hurt me. I’ve had enough hurt already in my life. More than enough. Now I want to be happy.
Haruki Murakami, Norwegian Wood (via bookmania)
Seattle. I love you.

Seattle. I love you.

As a general rule, people, even the wicked, are much more naive and simple-hearted than we suppose. And we ourselves are, too.
Fyodor Dostoevsky, The Brothers Karamazov (via bookmania)
The best thing I did for me this week: Trail Run.

The best thing I did for me this week: Trail Run.

But for tonight, just for now, when everything hurts, let me just find someplace to drop.
J.D. Salinger, A Boy in France (via bookmania)

Amen. Tonight.

Love is about justice, not sentimentality. Standing on the side of love is choosing to stand with all those excluded, marginalized, and oppressed – without succumbing to hate for the oppressor. Nothing could be harder – or more essential for our common flourishing.
Serene Jones
bookmania:

"Remember that at any given moment there are a thousand things you can love." — David Levithan, The Realm of Possibility (Photo by Geneviève Bjargardóttir)

Yes. Just yes.

bookmania:

"Remember that at any given moment there are a thousand things you can love." — David Levithan, The Realm of Possibility (Photo by Geneviève Bjargardóttir)

Yes. Just yes.

unconsumption:


Taiwan-based design firm Y Studio has taken old, defunct cameras and reused them as lampshades in a series of upcycled lighting called Reborn.

(via Cameras Reborn as Lighting by Y Studio - Design Milk)

unconsumption:

Taiwan-based design firm Y Studio has taken old, defunct cameras and reused them as lampshades in a series of upcycled lighting called Reborn.

(via Cameras Reborn as Lighting by Y Studio - Design Milk)

(via mothernaturenetwork)

The marks we leave are too often scars.
John Green, The Fault in Our Stars (via bookmania)
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