Thursday, March 28, 2013

the five people

"Sometimes when you sacrifice something precious, you're not really losing it.You're just passing it on to someone else."

-The Five People You Meet in Heaven, Mitch Albom
-Painting: "Mother with Children," Gustav Klimt, 1910 (via)

Monday, March 25, 2013

i am the messenger

"Sometimes people are beautiful.
Not in looks.
Not in what they say.
Just in what they are."

-I am the Messenger, Markus Zusak
-Photo: unknown (via)

Sunday, March 24, 2013

the fault in our stars

"Sometimes, you read a book and it fills you with this weird evangelical zeal, and you become convinced that the shattered world will never be put back together unless and until all living humans read the book.”

-The Fault in Our Stars, John Green
-Photo: Henri Roger Viollet, 1883 (via)

Friday, March 22, 2013

a testament of hope

 "Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only lightness can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that."

-A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings and Speeches, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
-Photo: Ben Whishaw in Bright Star, 2009 (Dir. Jane Campion) (via)

Thursday, March 21, 2013

the happy prince and other stories

"I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying."

-The Happy Prince and Other Stories, Oscar Wilde
-Photo: unknown (via this side of paradise)