“Friends can help each other. A true friend is someone who lets you have total freedom to be yourself-and especially to feel. Or, not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at the moment is fine with them. That’s what real love amounts to-letting a person be what he really is.”
Murakami: Town of Cats →
12 Things Happy People do Differently →
there is a whole shop in nyc called “tender buttons” dedicated solely to buttons. all kinds, monogrammed, admiral, big, small, minuscule, blazer, neon, wooden, plastic, ivory buttons. can you believe it? weird.
I feel very lucky because of my parents and then my education, the opportunities...– Hillary Clinton
POTTERMORE IS AMAZING
JK Rowlings unreleased writings + insider info alone is enough to make me spend hours on this site. add me @charmcastle40
Yo, Irene, Imma let you finish, buuut Katrina was... →
hellotherelovelyyy: Okay. I am not saying that I’m not worried about this. I’m worried about trees/branches falling, and I’m worried about coastal flooding, and not being able to hit the beach during my last week of vaca. But there are key points that every single person in New England is missing about Irene. IT IS…
Young people don’t know anything. Especially that they’re young.– Don Draper, Mad Men
apsies: “According to Meldrum, staff at Sandringham don’t even need to be told when the Queen arrives, because the gun dogs alert them. ‘All the dogs in the kennels start barking the moment she reaches the gate — half a mile away,’ he told Country Life magazine. ‘We don’t know how they can tell and they don’t do that with anyone else.’ Should we be surprised that the Queen has such a passion for...
meredithbklyn: “I am not sure that it is possible for anyone brought up in the East to appreciate entirely what New York, the idea of New York, means to those of us who came out of the West and the South. To an Eastern child, particularly a child who has always had an uncle on Wall Street and who has spent several hundred Saturdays first at F.A.O. Schwarz and being fitted for shoes at Bests and...
There’s such a lot of different Annes in me. I sometimes think that is why I’m...– L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables (via thoughtsdetained)
The Frenemy.: The Best Things In The World →
this is just the best list ive seen in awhile. especially the part how nyc charges you just about 50 bucks for breathing.
I hated every minute of training, but I said, ‘Don’t quit. Suffer now and live...– Muhammad Ali (via quote-book) To all those trying to achieve something bigger than yourselves… :)
rainbow cake idea! →
jess-like-a-b0ss: I just got regular white cake mix and mixed it with all the things it says on the box (like oil, eggs, water). Then I separated the white batter into 6 mugs (you could use bowls if you like) for each color. After that I just added and mixed in the food coloring/gel food color to each of…
robots: legitimate concern for the future
drinkyourjuice: “Jeez, how much can be said about loving somebody? Do that, do it do it do it. I don’t care if the divorce rate is 96% and the only proof of romance is 36 Gary Marshall movies staring Julia Roberts, I want you to think love is something worth having. I hope we never become too spineless to do something selfless for somebody else, and we’ll always be willing to do something risky...
My goal is not to wake up at age 40 with the bitter realization that I have...– Daria (via squeetothegee)
"You grieve at the level you loved."