anneyhall:

Gala Dalí & Salvador Dalí
Blue Velvet. Big screen.

Blue Velvet. Big screen.

(Source: anneyhall)

booksactually:

"No matter what they wish for, no matter how far they go, people can never be anything but themselves."—from Birthday Stories by Haruki Murakami

booksactually:

"No matter what they wish for, no matter how far they go, people can never be anything but themselves."

—from Birthday Stories by Haruki Murakami

(via literatureismyutopia)

"I think everyone in the world to a large or small extent has felt rejection. And with rejection comes anger, and with anger some kind of crime in revenge for the rejection, and with the crime guilt - and there is the story of mankind."

— John Steinbeck, East of Eden (via prettybookish)

(via literatureismyutopia)

"The sun setting. The lawns on fire.
The lost day, the lost light.
Why do I love what fades?"

Mark Strand, opening strophe to “The Guardian,” from Darker: Poems (Atheneum, 1971)

(Source: apoetreflects, via lifeinpoetry)

anneyhall:

Everything is beautiful
(via: nevver)
"Angry, and half in love with you, and tremendously sorry, I turned away."

— F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby   (via thatkindofwoman)

(Source: wordsnquotes, via thatkindofwoman)

"Three passions, simple but overwhelmingly strong, have governed my life: the longing for love, the search for knowledge, and unbearable pity for the suffering of mankind."

— Bertrand Russell  (via thatkindofwoman)

(Source: whyallcaps.us, via thatkindofwoman)

"faith, brother, not in the
gods
but in
yourself"

— Charles Bukowski (via thatkindofwoman)

(Source: le-manja, via thatkindofwoman)

anneyhall:

Elvis Presley and Sophia Loren, 1958.

Now here’s what poetry can do.

Imagine yourself a caterpillar.

There’s an awful shrug and, suddenly,

You’re beautiful for as long as you live.

- an excerpt from Stephen Dunn’s
“Poem For People That Are Understandably Too Busy To Read Poetry”


                        
                        
                        
                        
                        
                        
                        
                        
                        
                            
                        
                        
anneyhall:

Gang of Brooklyn, 1959.
Photo by Bruce Davidson

anneyhall:

Gang of Brooklyn, 1959.

Photo by Bruce Davidson

nevver:

Up all night