"Always resignation and acceptance. Always prudence and honour and duty."

What of my heart?

Sense and Sensibility (1995)
Before I die, I want to be somebody’s favorite hiding place, the place they can put everything they know they need to survive, every secret, every solitude, every nervous prayer, and be absolutely certain I will keep it safe. I will keep it safe.
Andrea Gibson, from “Bone Burying”



Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.  —Buddha

Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared. —Buddha

She reminded me of the sea; the way she came dancing towards you, wild and beautiful, and just when she was almost close enough to touch she’d rush away again.
Glenda Millard, A Small Free Kiss in the Dark


Frits Thaulow (Norwegian, 1847-1906), Landsby i måneskinn [Town by moonlight], c.1897. Oil on canvas, 46 x 38 cm.

Frits Thaulow (Norwegian, 1847-1906), Landsby i måneskinn [Town by moonlight], c.1897. Oil on canvas, 46 x 38 cm.

Photos by Kilian Schönberger

http://www.wired.com/rawfile/2014/02/brothers-grimm-homeland/?cid=18104544

Homeland of The Brothers Grimm…


Stained glass ceiling inside the temple at Prabhupada’s Palace of God and City of Gold in New Vrindaban, West Virginia

Stained glass ceiling inside the temple at Prabhupada’s Palace of God and City of Gold in New Vrindaban, West Virginia

Until we have seen someone’s darkness, we don’t really know who they are. Until we have forgiven someone’s darkness, we don’t really know what love is.
Marianne Williamson

Meet the World’s Smallest Rabbit.

Columbia Basin Pygmy Rabbits are the world’s smallest and among the rarest.


Ornate, Paris, France

Ornate, Paris, France

plot twist: humanity learns from its history

artmonia:

The creations by Dangerdust a duo of students who have decided to anonymously requisition the blackboards of their school, to offer every Monday morning a new creation combining inspiration, motivation and typography on blackboard.

i’m a hopeless Romantic. walk with me in the graveyards of gothic cathedrals, transcend the confines of elitist and rationalistic structures of discourse, and join me in an eternal spiritual quest for the strange and sublime.