To rebel or revolt against the status quo is the very nature of an artist.– Uta Hagen
There’s only one true form of greatness for a man. If he can bridge the...– James Dean
All life is just a progression toward, and then a recession from, one...– F. Scott Fitzgerald (The Offshore Pirate)
That’s the whole trouble. You can’t ever find a place that’s nice and peaceful,...– The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger (via bananasareyellow) (via suzywire) (via jessperation) (via unicornology)
a compliment for a compliment.
I have handwriting that I’m proud of but I’m really, really afraid someone I don’t know will say something about it…cause then I’d have to accept a compliment from a total stranger gracefully. Also, it could mean they were reading whatever I was writing. Whenever it happens (several times each semester) I freeze up. Then I spend the rest of the semester feeling like I owe someone I still don’t...
I have found it easier to identify with the characters who verge upon hysteria,...– Tennessee Williams (via reluctantbuddha) (via quote-book) (via finallyseeing)
Boys and girls in America have such a sad time together; sophistication demands...– Jack Kerouac, On the Road, Part 1, Ch. 10 (via havent-got-a-prayer)
List five possible openings for your...
genevafaye: 1. Although I think I know it all, I really don’t. I know only what I do know and I’ve decided I’m okay with that. 2. I promise you, for once, none of this is a lie. 3. There is no reason to read this, most people already know I’m amazing. 4. If it was easy to start a book with some sort of fancy footwork and have everyone amazed at what a great writer I am I would do it....
IT'S MY BIRTHDAY!
Dammit, I’m a doctor, not a physicist!– Star Trek (via downtheapples)
“Now, a staple of the superhero mythology is, there’s the superhero and there’s the alter ego. Batman is actually Bruce Wayne, Spider-Man is actually Peter Parker. When that character wakes up in the morning, he’s Peter Parker. He has to put on a costume to become Spider-Man. And it is in that characteristic Superman stands alone. Superman didn’t become Superman. Superman was born Superman. When...
achoiceinthematter: Someone to call me beautiful for once, not cute.
peoplefish: We are human, made in a glorious mix of love, fear and of lust. The mortal skin proves our downfall. Who was I, but a standing face in the many places. My faded skin, milky and temporary, shadowed by the greed and sin of others. They creep behind me, ever nearing to take me us one of them — the jaded, the lost, the hopeless. You never let them win. In your own fears, clothed in...
In the Schrute family we believe in a five-fingered intervention. Awareness....– Dwight Schrute
(413): I have a feeling we are going to become cougars together.– Texts From Last Night