For I found myself embarrassed with so many doubts and errors that it seemed to me that the effort to instruct myself had no effect other than the increasing discovery of my own ignorance.

René Descartes, Discourse on Method.

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necpd:

BRAND NEW//”The Boy Who Blocked His Own Shot”
"   Everyone grieves in different ways. For some, it could take longer or shorter. I do know it never disappears. An ember still smolders inside me. Most days, I don’t notice it, but, out of the blue, it’ll flare to life.   "
-Maria V. Snyder, Storm Glass (via observando)
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lovequotesrus:

Everything you love is here
"   I shall continue to exist. I may assume other disguises, other forms, but I shall try to exist.   "
-Vladimir Nabokov, Pale Fire (via wordsnquotes)
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"   The tragedy is not that things are broken. The tragedy is that things are not mended again.   "
-Alan Paton, Cry, The Beloved Country (via wordsnquotes)
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"   Man cannot possess anything as long as he fears death. But to him who does not fear it, everything belongs.   "
-War and Peace  (via iamlargeandmultitudinous)
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insanity-and-vanity:

Emma Roberts in Palo Alto (2014)


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