You’re going to come across people in your life who will say all the right words...– Nicholas Sparks (via saddest-summer)
Never regret. If it’s good, it’s wonderful. If it’s bad, it’s experience.– Victoria Holt (via saddest-summer)
Perhaps all romance is like that; not a contract between equal parties but an...– The Passion, Jeanette Winterson (via wrists)
It is not the brains that matter most, but that which guides them — the...– Fyodor Dostoevsky (via kari-shma)
Stop talking about love. Every asshole in the world says he loves somebody. It...– The last kiss (via kari-shma)
Last week brought an additional milestone: Kickstarter backers have now pledged...– stuff like this makes me very happy One Million Backers » The Kickstarter Blog — Kickstarter (via fred-wilson)
Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look...– Winston S. Churchill (via nolagrrlnyc)
Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don’t know how to replenish...– Anaïs Nin (via quitecontinental)
Zizek at Occupy Wall Street →
indefensible: In an old joke from the defunct German Democratic Republic, a German worker gets a job in Siberia; aware of how all mail will be read by censors, he tells his friends: “Let’s establish a code: if a letter you will get from me is written in ordinary blue ink, it is true; if it is written in red ink, it is false.” After a month, his friends get the first letter written in blue...
I know I question things too quickly, but I have never questioned if I’ve loved.– Regina Spektor (via wrists)
It’s a funny thing about coming home. Looks the same, smells the same, feels the...– The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (via kari-shma)
When others asked the truth of me, I was convinced it was not the truth they...– Anais Nin (via disturbingtheuniverse)
Behind the jeans →
Jeans with a distressed, already-worn look have been popular since the 1990s, but one way the effect is achieved is by blasting them with sand - and this can give factory workers an incurable lung disease. So should we stop buying them?