I'm Sarah and I love words.

“I’m almost never serious, and I’m always too serious. Too deep, too shallow. Too sensitive, too cold hearted.
I’m like a collection of paradoxes.”

- Ferdinand de Saussure.

“I want to taste dark water and see crackling trees and wild winds.”

—   Egon Schiele.

“I notice that Autumn is more the season of the soul than of nature.”

—   Friedrich Nietzsche.

(Source: aurorefleurs, via mandhala)

“The hardest thing to do when you go back underwater, is talk about what the sky was like.”

—   Iain Thomas.

(Source: splitterherzen, via geographyandtiming)

“Thinking something does not make it true. Wanting something does not make it real.”

—   Michelle Hodkin, The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer.

(Source: larmoyante)

“All water has a perfect memory and is forever trying to get back to where it was.”

—   Toni Morrison.

(Source: observando)

“Everyone is a moon, and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody.”

—   Mark Twain.

(via deliriumymoi)

“He in his madness prays for storms, and dreams that storms will bring him peace.”

—   Leo Tolstoy.

(Source: goodreads.com, via distancenouveau)

“Desire makes everything blossom; possession makes everything wither and fade.”

—   Marcel Proust, Les Plaisirs Et Les Jours.

(Source: schoolofdesire, via c-ovet)

“Books are still man’s greatest invention, despite the nonsense so often published between their covers.”

—   Martin Arnold.

(Source: literatureismyutopia, via resurgimiento)

“Never did the world make a queen of a girl who hides in houses and dreams without traveling.”

—   Roman Payne, The Wanderess.

(Source: quotes-shape-us, via quoted-books)

“When trouble strikes, head to the library. You will either be able to solve the problem, or simply have something to read as the world crashes down around you.”

—   Lemony Snicket.

(Source: coffee-spoons-oh-la, via resurgimiento)

“For humans as for all the plants and creatures: know yourself, grow yourself, feel yourself, heal yourself, grow yourself, be yourself, express yourself.”

—   Micheal Leunig.

(Source: ohdreaming)

mirroir:

“The CAUSE OF DEATH was as follows: Exhaustion of Melancholia”
(1923 death certificate from New Brunswick, Canada)

mirroir:

“The CAUSE OF DEATH was as follows: Exhaustion of Melancholia

(1923 death certificate from New Brunswick, Canada)

(via pocket-full-of-stones)

periwinkle-forest: Arnold Genthe, 1912. Autochrome.

periwinkle-forest: Arnold Genthe, 1912. Autochrome.

(via ohdreaming)

“It is very sad to me that some people are so intent on leaving their mark on the world that they don’t care if that mark is a scar.”

—   John Green.

(Source: onlinecounsellingcollege)