"Needing to have reality confirmed and experience enhanced by photographs is an aesthetic consumerism to which everyone is now addicted. Industrial societies turn their citizens into image-junkies; it is the most irresistible form of mental pollution."

Susan Sontag, On Photography

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Celebrate the power of words with Emily Dickinson and a thought-provoking piece of writing.
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arlingtonvalib:

Celebrate the power of words with Emily Dickinson and a thought-provoking piece of writing.

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"I don’t want just words. If that’s all you have for me, you’d better go."

F. Scott Fitzgerald




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"Death need not concern us because when we exist death does not, and when death exists we do not."

Epicurus (via purplebuddhaproject)

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"I think it’s brave to try to be happy."

Vivian, Pushing Daisies   (via atawdrydoll)

very brave

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"It is not life that’s complicated, it’s the struggle to guide and control life."

F. Scott Fitzgerald, This Side of Paradise (via quotes-shape-us)

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"Unexpressed emotions will never die. They are buried alive and they will come forth, later, in uglier ways."

Sigmund Freud (via onlinecounsellingcollege)

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"Ser libre siempre involucra estar solo."

Kōbō Abe (via almiranteb)

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"Kindness is strength."

Robert Ingersoll (d. 1899)

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I hear EVERYTHING!

I hear EVERYTHING!

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