letter & meaning

it's always words that undress you.

"No matter how you look at literature, the fact is that great books are usually focused—in one way or another—on the issues of the day."

Josef Skvorecky

(Source: theparisreview)

rhetoriques:

Gabriel Garcìa MarquezLove in the Time of Cholera 1942

rhetoriques:

Gabriel Garcìa Marquez
Love in the Time of Cholera
1942

tylerknott:

Typewriter Series #745 by Tyler Knott Gregson

tylerknott:

Typewriter Series #745 by Tyler Knott Gregson

"A regret understood by no one: the regret to be a pessimist. It’s not easy to be on the wrong foot with life."

— Emil Cioran, The Book of Delusions 

(Source: stxxz.us, via stxxz)

"Don’t be satisfied with stories, how things have gone with others. Unfold your own myth."

— Rumi, The Essential Rumi

(Source: a-thousand-words, via a-thousand-words)

billdomonkos:

“With relief, with humiliation, with terror, he understood that he too was a mere appearance, dreamt by another.”

Jorge Luis Borges, Labyrinths: Selected Stories and Other Writings

aseaofquotes:

Melina Marchetta, Jellicoe Road

aseaofquotes:

Melina Marchetta, Jellicoe Road

nicethingsinuglyhandwriting:

You like me because I’m a scoundrel // Han Solo.

nicethingsinuglyhandwriting:

You like me because I’m a scoundrel // Han Solo.

"Romance and poetry, ivy, lichens and wallflowers need ruin to make them grow."

— Nathaniel Hawthorne

(Source: writingquotes, via mirroir)