"Do you love me enough that I may be weak with you?"
— Alain de Botton, Essays in Love (via wordsnquotes)
"Let us look for secret things
somewhere in the world
on the blue shores of silence."
— Pablo Neruda, from On the Blue Shores of Silence: Poems of the Sea (Rayo, 2004)
“Japanese Americans removed from their Los Angeles homes line up at Manzanar Relocation Center, in California, on March 23, 1942, for their first meal after arrival at the camp. Rice, Beans, Prunes, and bread were included in the menu.”
"A word uttered is word as subject; heard, it is object."
— Jean Paul Sartre, Introduction to Jean Genet’s Our Lady of the Flowers (via talesofpassingtime)
Artist Name: Rachelle Nikodem
"here she is, all mine, trying her best to give me all she can. How could I ever hurt her? But I didn’t understand then. That I could hurt somebody so badly she would never recover. That a person can, just by living, damage another human being beyond repair."
— Haruki Murakami, South of the Border, West of the Sun (via feellng)