Words! Mere Words: My drug of choice

Read the Printed Word!

This is a blog dedicated to the beauty of words. And those beautiful words usually come from incredible books. Feel free to submit requests, questions, and comments. This is a no judgement zone. Enjoy :)

"I quote others only to better express myself" -Michel de MontaIgne

Do you understand how amazing it is to hear that from an adult? Do you know how amazing it is to hear that from anybody? It’s one of the simplest sentences in the world, just four words, but they’re the four hugest words in the world when they’re put together.

You can do it.

— Sherman Alexie (via awellroundedman)

(Source: observando, via wisdominthedark)

There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, learning from failure.
— Colin Powell
Unbeing dead isn’t being alive.
— e.e. cummings (via observando)

(via loveyourpoetry)

You are most powerful when you are most silent. People never expect silence. They expect words, motion, defense, offense, back and forth. They expect to leap into the fray. They are ready, fists up, words hanging leaping from their mouths. Silence? No.
— Alison McGhee (via larmoyante)

(via e-rocki)

Connect with what moves you through stillness.
— Awakened Vibrations (via awakenedvibrations)

(via driftclosertosleep)

She had a strange feeling in the pit of her stomach, like when you’re swimming and you want to put your feet down on something solid, but the water’s deeper than you think and there’s nothing there.

Julia Gregson, East of the Sun  (via prelovers)

omg. this actually. all the time.

(via honeyrainthomas)

(Source: feellng, via v-ous)

Everything you can imagine is real.
Pablo Picasso (via feellng)

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