"It is better to suffer wrong than to do it, and happier to be sometimes cheated than not to trust."
Samuel Johnson (via pocketpetals)
"She read books as one would breathe air, to fill up and live. She read books as one would breathe ether, to sink in and die."
Annie Dillard, The Living (via weepling)
"Your 20’s are your ‘selfish’ years. It’s a decade to immerse yourself in every single thing possible. Be selfish with your time, and all the aspects of you. Tinker with shit, travel, explore, love a lot, love a little, and never touch the ground."