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If I loved you less, I might be able to talk about it more. … At present, I ask only to hear, once to hear your voice.

Mr. Knightly from Jane Austin’s Emma

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I want something else. I’m not even sure what to call it anymore except I know it feels roomy and it’s drenched in sunlight and it’s weightless and I know it’s not cheap. It’s probably not even real.

Mark Z. Danielewski, House of Leaves

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And even if somebody else has it much worse, that doesn’t really change the fact that you have what you have. Good and bad.
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TIME shares this gorgeous enhanced-color image of Saturn’s rings taken by the Voyager 2 spacecraft in 1981. One can almost see Carl Sagan’s famous words about the Golden Record, which had sailed on the Voyager 1 four years earlier, emanate from the rings. 
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My idea of rich is that you can buy every book you ever want without looking at the price and you’re never around assholes. That’s the two things to really fight for in life.
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What horrifies me most is the idea of being useless: well-educated, brilliantly promising, and fading out into an indifferent middle-age.
Sylvia Plath, 7 November 1959, The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath (via lifeinpoetry)
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