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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benjamingrimes:

Tara Poynter has a sweet studio in the neighborhood of Koreatown in LA. I’m always thankful when creative people let me into their homes to photograph them. 

Benjamin Grimes


"   You don’t drown by falling in the water; you drown by staying there.   "
-Robert Jordan (via indapendent)
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niccoolleeyy:

devjn:

"it doesn’t matter if it’s raining. I’ll be wet anyway"
- me whenever i want to go to the beach but it’s raining

fun fact. the water is warmer when it rains.
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"   I still catch myself feeling sad about things that don’t matter anymore.   "
-Kurt Vonnegut   (via sleepyreverie)
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"   If you want real control, drop the illusion of control; let life have you. It does anyway. You’re just telling yourself the story of how it doesn’t.   "
-Byron Katie   (via)
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"   For there is no doubt that I have lots of words inside me; but at moments, like rush-hour traffic at the mouth of a tunnel, they jam.   "
-John Updike, Self-Consciousnes (via wordsnquotes)
"   I had never done anything that took my own breath away, and I suppose now that was part of the problem—my chronic inability to astonish myself. I promise you, no one judges me more harshly than I do myself.   "
-Sue Monk Kidd, The Mermaid Chair (via simply-quotes)
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