Albert Camus, The Fall
Sometimes, carrying on, just carrying on, is the superhuman achievement.
Men who want to be feminists do not need to be given a space in feminism. They need to take the space they have in society & make it feminist.
Kelley Temple, National Union of Students UK Women’s Officer
Some names will always taste bitter.
6 Word Poem About Love, by Devyn Springer
The earth laughs in flowers.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If the only thing keeping a person decent is the expectation of divine reward then, brother, that person is a piece of shit.
Rust Cohle from True Detective
I’ve always envied people who sleep easily. Their brains must be cleaner, the floorboards of the skull well swept, all the little monsters closed up in a steamer trunk at the foot of the bed.
There may be more beautiful times, but this one is ours.
I learned that people can easily forget that others are human.
"Prisoner" from the Stanford Prison Experiment (1971)
If you really used your head and became aware that love is only culturally constructed and began to view your symptoms as purely mental; you’d recognize that being “in love” is only an idea.
Jeffrey Eugenides, “The Marriage Plot”
How do you get so empty? Who takes it out of you?
Ray Bradbury Fahrenheit 451