In my younger and more vulnerable years my father gave me some advice that I've been turning over in my mind ever since. "Whenever you feel like criticising any one," he told me, "just remember that all the people in this world haven't had the advantages that you've had." - F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gasby
He smiled understandingly - much more than understandingly. It was one of those rare smiles with a quality of eternal reassurance in it, that you may come across four or five times in life. It faced -- or seemed to face -- the whole eternal world for an instant, and then concentrated on you with an irresistible prejudice in your favour. It understood you just as far as you wanted to be understood, believed in you as you would like to believe in yourself, and assured you that it had precisely the impression of you that, at your best, you ...
You like because, and you love despite. You like someone because of all of their qualities, and you love someone despite some of their qualities. And I like you almost as much I love you. - Set It Up (2018) . . . . . . . . . . 🐶
He found himself wondering at times, especially in the autumn, about the wild lands, and strange visions of mountains that he had never seen came into his dreams - J. R. R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring
One taught me love One taught me patience And one taught me pain Now, I'm so amazing I've loved and I've lost But that's not what I see So, look what I got Look what you taught me And for that, I say Thank u, next - @arianagrande . . . . . . . . . . Me to all drama queens in my life: thank u, next.
We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone. - Orson Welles . . . . . . . . . . When the last two months of the year are always the busiest time (and no resting days at all). I guess I never learned 🌚
It looks like the world was covered in a cobbler crust of brown sugar and cinnamon. - Sarah Addison Allen . . . . . . . . . . When you have too many good pictures to choose but too lazy to edit. Yesterday's hike drains my energy and soul 😴
'Sunrise Sunset' is about trying to get to a place where life is simple and not letting the stress and happenings in the workd get in the way of your happiness. - Benny Cassette . . . . . . . . . . Can't wait for Bohemian Rhapsody! (📸 @isfandiary5 )
Every time you have to go, Shut my eyes and you know. I’ll be lying right by your side in Barcelona - @george_ezra . . . . . . . . . . Now that it's officially winter time, one throwback to summer day is proper, isn't it? (📸 @isfandiary5 )
If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy, if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has power to move you, if the simple things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for your soul is alive. - Eleonora Duse . . . . . . . . . . That pretty shade of blue 🌚
And people say my expectations are too high, but I'm not asking for the moon. If I ever find anyone half as good as you, I think maybe that would do. - @tompeterodell . . . . . . . . . . One of the last throwbacks to summer time 🍁🍂🎄 (📸 @isfandiary5 )