"Books don’t offer real escape, but they can stop a mind scratching itself raw."
David Mitchell, Cloud Atlas (via whyallcaps)

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"Everything you can imagine is real."
– Pablo Picasso (via kushandwizdom)

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“In front of ourselves we pose as simpler than we are.”

—F. Nietzsche, Beyond Good and Evil, §100 (excerpt).

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"I may not have been sure about what really did interest me, but I was absolutely sure about what didn’t."
– Albert Camus, from The Stranger (via violentwavesofemotion)

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"I just want to have a completely adventurous, passionate, weird life."
– Jeff Buckley, on moving to New York    (via ocheano)

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"Someone once asked, “If you could take it all back, would you?”
At the time I didn’t know. Now I do. I wouldn’t take that terrible experience back for anything in the world. Too much light has come out of my darkness."
– Susannah Cahalan, Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness (via modernmethadone)

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