Read books. Care about things. Get excited. Try not to be too down on yourself....– Hank Green (via h-o-r-n-g-r-y)
I’m not sure which is worse: intense feeling, or the absence of it.– Margaret Atwood, The Blind Assassin (via perfect)
There is something demoralizing about watching two people get more and more...– Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar (x)
The loneliest moment in someone’s life is when they are watching their whole...– F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby (via emptieds)
Every mouth was practice for yours.– 6-Word Story #41 (via writingsforwinter)
georgeguven: when you’re 100 pages from the end of your book and you want to go to bed but it’s getting good so you’re all “one more chapter” then “okay one more chapter and then suddenly you’re 30 pages from the end and it’s like “shit son, might as well finish it”
I want you to feel empowered to explore those questions without worrying that...– John Green (via ciinemas)
The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas...– F. Scott Fitzgerald (The Crack up, 1936)
bigstupidbaby: personally i feel like romeo and juliet could of handled the situation better
youreadtoomuch: Read what you love, no matter what people say. It’s okay to be an adult reading teen fiction, or a teenager reading romance novels. Reading is free, as long as you open up your mind to it.
My whole wretched life swam before my weary eyes, and I realized no matter what...– Jack Kerouac, On the Road (via seabois)
The hardest thing about writing is writing.– Nora Ephron (via papercrushed)
onascaleofonetodone: schnickledooger: writer-on-fireee: I am a reader. I am a writer. People assume I do these things to escape. You couldn’t be more right. I’m escaping a world I don’t like. A world I have no control in. In this world, I am nothing. I am a color, a height, a weight, a number. But in the world of books and writing, I am amazing. I am powerful. I am different. People are...
If I love you, is that a fact or a weapon?– Margaret Atwood (via enchanting)