"She never looked nice. She looked like art, and art wasn’t supposed to look nice; it was supposed to make you feel something."

Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

"Science is not perfect. It’s often misused; it’s only a tool, but it’s the best tool we have. Self-correcting, ever-changing, applicable to everything; with this tool, we vanquish the impossible."

Carl Sagan

"You think you’re thinking, but you’re actually listening."

Terence McKenna

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Robert Frost said we should always take the road less traveled by.. And never has those words rang more true than on this day.

"

every Pokémon X owner upon seeing Mega Charizard X

"

Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don’t know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings.

"

Anaïs Nin

"I am learning all the time. The tombstone will be my diploma."

Eatha Kitt

"Chaos isn’t a pit. Chaos is a ladder. Many who try to climb it fail and never get to try again. The fall breaks them. And some are given a chance to climb, but they refuse. They cling to the realm, or the gods, or love. Illusions. Only the ladder is real. The climb is all there is."

Petyr ‘Littlefinger’ Baelish - Game of Thrones (George R. R. Martin)

"When we were children, we used to think that when we were grown-up we would no longer be vulnerable. But to grow up is to accept vulnerability… To be alive is to be vulnerable."

Madeleine L’Engle

Rodriguez - Climb up on my Music

Have you ever been in darkness?
 And your mind could find no peace?
 When you woke up after midnight,
 Found your swans have turned to geese?
 Well, just climb up on my music,
 And my songs will set you free

"Forget your personal tragedy. We are all bitched from the start and you especially have to hurt like hell before you can write seriously. But when you get the damned hurt use it—don’t cheat with it. Be as faithful to it as a scientist—but don’t think anything is of any importance because it happens to you or anyone belonging to you."