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28 July 2014     3:34 pm     69,563 notes


© George S. Zimbel, 1958, Going to class, MIT
“Schools train you to be ignorant with style […] they prepare you to be a usable victim for a military industrial complex that needs manpower. As long as you’re just smart enough to do a job and just dumb enough to swallow what they feed you, you’re going to be alright […] So I believe that schools mechanically and very specifically try and breed out any hint of creative thought in the kids that are coming up.”  ― Frank Zappa

24 July 2014     9:17 pm     185 notes

Ben Kruisdijk

23 July 2014     10:36 pm     13,366 notes

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23 July 2014     12:11 am     6 notes

I was the shyest human ever invented, but I had a lion inside me that wouldn’t shut up.

— Ingrid Bergman

(Source: ladyslane, via thcoralsea)

July 2014     10:02 pm     7,363 notes

20 July 2014     9:27 pm     28,154 notes


Sacha Maric

20 July 2014     3:11 pm     2,394 notes

To crave and to have are as like as a thing and its shadow. For when does a berry break upon the tongue as sweetly as when one longs to taste it, and when is the taste refracted into so many hues and savors of ripeness and earth, and when do our senses know any thing so utterly as when we lack it?

— Marilynne Robinson, Housekeeping

July 2014     4:59 pm     15 notes


Fragment of the face of a queen, yellow jasper, c. 1353–1336 B.C. Middle Egypt

18 July 2014     5:06 pm     3,361 notes


This dimension and the next by jonathanpercy on Flickr.

17 July 2014     5:48 pm     5,931 notes