The possession of knowledge does not kill the sense of wonder and mystery. There is always more mystery.
Anaïs Nin, from The Diary of Anais Nin Volume 1: (1931-1934)
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People will kill you over time, and how they’ll kill you is with tiny, harmless phrases, like “be realistic.”
Dylan Moran (via severs)
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It was so gorgeous it almost felt like sadness.
Banana Yoshimoto, The Lake (via de-licacy)
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Buying a book is not about obtaining a possession, but about securing a portal.
Laura Miller, The Magician’s Book: A Skeptic’s Adventures in Narnia (via quotes-shape-us)
There is a huge amount of freedom that comes to you when you take nothing personally.
Don Miguel Ruiz (via thatkindofwoman)
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There is no way you can use the word “reality” without quotation marks around it.
Joseph Campbell (via nevver)