“Every game is winnable if you change your mind about what the prize should be and your perspective about the players at the table.”

—   Shannon L. Alder (via observando)

“My grandfather always said that living is like licking honey off a thorn.”

—   Louis Adamic  (via likeafieldmouse)

(Source: wordpainting, via likeafieldmouse)

“When I put a green, it is not grass. When I put a blue, it is not the sky.”

—   Henri Matisse (via likeafieldmouse)

“I refuse to believe that Hendrix had the last possessed hand,
that Joplin had the last drunken throat,
that Morrison had the last enlightened mind.”

—   Patti Smith (via observando)

“'I wish I had never been born,' she said. 'What are we born for?' 'For infinite happiness,” said the Spirit. 'You can step out into it at any moment…'”

—   C.S. Lewis (via observando)

H.L. Mencken

“It is only possible to live happily ever after on a daily basis.”

—   Margaret Wander Bonanno (via observando)

“Sometimes you just have to jump in a mud puddle because it’s there. Never get so old that you forget about having fun.”

—   Tom Giaquinto (via observando)

“The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.”

—   Francis Bacon (via artchipel)

(via the-arthouse)

“Do you have any advice for your readers? Lead the life that’s yours instead of faking someone else’s.”

—   Sandy Nathan (via observando)