You would think the sea was blind to me as I stare out, deaf to the dull...– Heidy Steidlmayer, from “Scylla” (via proustitute)
I came to realize that far more important to me than any plot or conventional...– Ben Lerner, Leaving the Atocha Station (via booksijustread)
[[MORE]]Today was moving day. Successfull-ish… I dig the new place. I was doing well with the whole ‘eating healthy’ thing I’d committed to until today… 2 tacos, chips, 3 beers, 3 slices of pizza, and mountain dew. I’ll just be sure to eat well tomorrow etc. Saw Devon for the last time before he goes off to live and farm in Washington with tiny-wife-person....
Moving tomorrow morning. The new place is nice. Got all my stuff packed. I’m somewhat sleep deprived. I finally started using my french press the other day, so I’ve basically managed to replace my blood with coffee since then.
Dogs, by the same logic, bark at what they cannot understand.– Heraclitus (via carbonman)
… No one can construct for you the bridge upon which precisely you must cross...– Friedrich Nietzsche. 1. Schopenhauer as educator. Untimely Meditations. (via seeyoulateraggregator)
If a cluttered desk is a sign of a cluttered mind, of what, then, is an empty...– Albert Einstein (via myquotelibrary)
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper...– Robert Frost (via passionofashkan)
All cowardice comes from not loving or not loving well, which is the same thing,...– Ernest Hemingway (via penseesduchoeur)
A book I’ve been wanting to read for a long time but still haven’t: Tolstoy’s War and Peace I picked up a cheap used copy when I was a kid - as a challenge for myself - but it was a bit too challenging and I still haven’t gotten around to reading it.
Book that made you fall in love with reading: J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit