When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world.
John Muir (via quotefullness)
Expecting the world to treat you fairly because you are a good person is a little like expecting the bull not to attack you because you are a vegetarian.
What a terrible thing it is to wound someone you really care for - and to do it so unconsciously.
Norwegian Wood, Haruki Murakami (via seabois)
Have nothing in your houses that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful.
William Morris (via o-t-s-u)
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After a shooting spree, they always want to take the guns away from the people that didn’t do it.
William S. Burroughs (via ernestsewell)
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My solitude doesn’t depend on the presence or absence of people; on the contrary, I hate who steals my solitude without, in exchange, offering me true company.
Friedrich Nietzsche (via sweetsafehavenofmine)
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Self-importance is our greatest enemy. Think about it: what weakens us is feeling offended by the deeds and misdeeds of our fellow men. Our self-importance requires that we spend most of our lives offended by someone.
Castaneda (via daydreamsandtodolists)
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