"We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand - and melting like a snowflake."

- Francis Bacon, Sr. (via beherenowandzen)


Muhammad Ali & daughter Laila, 1978. Photo by Michael Gaffney


Muhammad Ali & daughter Laila, 1978. Photo by Michael Gaffney

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  Painting-Branches of an Almond Tree in Blossom by Vincent Van Gogh

"Oh, all right, I say,
I’ll save myself."

- Anne Sexton, from Letter Written on a Ferry While Crossing Long Island Sound (via quibbler)

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The best candy shop a child can be left alone in, is the library.

— Dr. Maya Angelou






Every single god damn time I reach for the mouse I accidently grab my tiny violin case

why have you got a tiny violin case

for my tiny violin

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"Throw off your tiredness. Let me show you one tiny spot of the beauty that can’t be spoken."

- Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī (via panatmansam)


“Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.” –Edgar Degas, born on this day in 1834. Discover our collection inspired by his style.

"When I make a film, it is a sleep in which I am dreaming."

Jean Cocteau
July 5, 1889 — October 11, 1963

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dolly parton

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Seems like a wise plan.


Seems like a wise plan.


“If I’m going to have a public platform, I want to use it not just to elevate myself but to elevate issues that are important to me. I know a lot of people would rather not have me be the face of this thing…but what’s exciting about what’s happening now, culturally, is that there are so many more trans folks coming forward and saying, ‘This is who I am, this is my story, I will not be silent anymore, I will not be in hiding anymore,’ and that’s when a movement really happens, right?” - Laverne Cox, The Making of an Icon

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"The world is big and I want to have a good look at it before it gets dark."

- John Muir  (via thatkindofwoman)

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Louise Bourgeois and Tracey Emin, Do Not Abandon Me, 2009-2010

I Lost You // Reaching for you // I wanted to love You more