And God said “Love Your Enemy,” and I obeyed him and loved myself.

 - خليل جبران ‎ Khalil Gibran (via nezua)
July 04 2014, 04:50 AM   •   183,305 notes  •   VIA   •   SOURCE
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As I cannot be the hero, let me be the monster, and lesson them in fear in place of love.

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George R.R. Martin, The Winds of Winter [x] (via subbuglio)

"And therefore, since I cannot prove a lover, To entertain these fair well-spoken days, I am determined to prove a villain, And hate the idle pleasures of these days." — William Shakespeare, Richard III, I, i (via dotofink)

June 01 2014, 05:15 AM   •   5,246 notes  •   VIA   •   SOURCE
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Being a good writer is 3% talent and 97% not being distracted by the internet.

 - the writer reblogs, being distracted by the internet  (via hughsdancys)
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God will not look you over for medals, degrees or diplomas but for scars.

 - Elbert Hubbard (via feellng)
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I have lived a thousand lives and I’ve loved a thousand loves. I’ve walked on distant worlds and seen the end of time. Because I read.

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George R.R. Martin

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April 03 2014, 05:15 AM   •   36,081 notes  •   VIA   •   SOURCE
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I wanted to … make [Rorschach] as like, ‘this is what Batman would be in the real world’. But I have forgotten that actually to a lot of comic fans, ‘smelling’, ‘not having a girlfriend’, these are actually kind of heroic! So Rorschach became the most popular character in Watchmen. I made him to be a bad example. But I have people come up to me in the street and saying: ‘I AM Rorschach. That is MY story’. And I’d be thinking: ‘Yeah, great. Could you just, like, keep away from me, never come anywhere near me again as long as I live?’

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Alan Moore (via class-snuggle)

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oh my god it’s true [source]

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April 03 2014, 02:15 AM   •   11,799 notes  •   VIA   •   SOURCE
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Being precious is for rewrites. I can rewrite anything. Writing remains a motherfucker I must be tricked into doing at all costs and at all times.

April 01 2014, 12:15 AM   •   2,210 notes  •   VIA   •   SOURCE

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“In loneliness, the lonely one eats himself; in a crowd, the many eat him. Now choose.”

Friedrich Nietzsche

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Everyone deserves not just to survive, but to live. This is the most important legacy of Solomon Northrup. I dedicate this award to all people who have endured slavery and the 21 million people who still suffer slavery today.

 - Steve McQueen (via sonofafieldnegro)
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