1. taherehmafi:

    working on my favorite maurice sendak quote

     
  2. sassyaspersassy:

    buzzfeed:

    15 Of The Most Empowering Things Emma Watson Has Ever Said

    I HAVE NEVER REBLOGGED ANYTHING SO QUICKLY AS THIS

    (via bexlogic)

     
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  4. "I love books. I like that the moment you open one and sink into it you can escape from the world, into a story that’s way more interesting that yours will ever be."
     
  5. library-lessons:

    -via The Literacy Site

    aswatki1

    (via bookporn)

     
  6. taherehmafi, Shatter Me

     
  7. Are you telling me the fate of 12 billion people is in the hands of a thief, two thugs, a murderer, and a maniac?

    aswatki1

    (Source: super-f-r-i-e-n-d-s, via cumberkhaleesi)

     
  8. skottieyoung:

    Skottie Young ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Go to ALSA.org for more information and to donate. 

     
     
  9. Christina and I sat together at breakfast, and earlier she shielded me from the rest of the dormitory as I changed. I haven’t had a friend like her before.

    I guess I haven’t really had a friend, period. It’s impossible to have real friendship when no one feels like they can accept help or even talk about themselves. That won’t happen here. I already know more about Christina than I ever knew about Susan, and it’s only been two days.
    aswatki1

    (Source: potter-weasley, via divergentofficial)

     
  10. aswatki1:

    slaughterhouse90210:

    “Whenever I saw her, I felt like I had been living in another country, doing moderately well in another language, and then she showed up speaking English and suddenly I could speak with all the complexity and nuance that I hadn’t realized was gone. With Lucy I was a native speaker.”
    ― Ann Patchett,
    Truth and Beauty

    I love this so much. laurazumwalt

    With Ally I AM a native speaker.