The Mixtapes

Welcome Note: before posting anything, i go through my bazillion (roughly) favourite quotes and pick the perfect (perfect imo, anyway) one to go with it. hope i manage to offer some dimension :) enjoy your time here!


“between the idea
and the reality
between the motion
and the act
falls the shadow.”
- t. s. eliot, the hollow men

"the world spins. we stumble on. it is enough."
- colum mccann, let the great world spin

"the world spins. we stumble on. it is enough."

- colum mccann, let the great world spin

(Source: wolfenstain, via rogerrsterling)

"time to make some real money."

- thomas shelby, peaky blinders

(Source: awhoreslies, via fuckyeahpeakyblinders)


“life is always either a tightrope or a feather bed. give me the tightrope.”
- edith wharton

“life is always either a tightrope or a feather bed. give me the tightrope.”

- edith wharton

(Source: communified, via communified)

“a smile is the chosen vehicle of all ambiguities.”

- herman melville

(Source: guylawrence, via inherentvicecity)


“almost. it’s a big word for me. i feel it everywhere. almost home. almost happy. almost changed. almost, but not quite. not yet. soon, maybe.”
- joan bauer

“almost. it’s a big word for me. i feel it everywhere. almost home. almost happy. almost changed. almost, but not quite. not yet. soon, maybe.

- joan bauer

(Source: u-n-c-h-a-n-c-y, via zeyx)

“never love anyone who treats you like you’re ordinary.”

- oscar wilde

(Source: giffingarcticmonkeys)


"you laugh at me because i’m different, i laugh at you because you’re all the same."
- jonathan davis

"i’m almost never serious, and i’m always too serious. too deep, too shallow. too sensitive, too cold hearted. i’m like a collection of paradoxes."
- ferdinand von schrubentaufft

"i’m almost never serious, and i’m always too serious. too deep, too shallow. too sensitive, too cold hearted. i’m like a collection of paradoxes."

- ferdinand von schrubentaufft

(Source: gifthescreen)

"when god closes a door, he opens a dress."

- roger sterling, mad men

(Source: dondrapered)

“to say a person is a happy person or an unhappy person is ridiculous. we are a thousand different kinds of people every hour.”

- anthony doerr, memory wall

(Source: notabadday, via oywiththesexpoodlesalready)


“you have listened to fears. come to me, let me breathe on you. forget them. are you brave again?”
- c. s. lewis

“you have listened to fears. come to me, let me breathe on you. forget them. are you brave again?

- c. s. lewis

(Source: wheremymindresides, via home-for-grav3)

“it is allowed to invent new verbs? i want to create one for you: i sky you, so that my wings may stretch out enormously, to love you without boundaries.

- frida kahlo, passionate letters

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