• "I know what this is all about," the fisher man said. "It's all about images. The entire world is build up on dreams. We fool ourselves with colours and glory pictures. I just like darkness once for a while. The pure darkness that comes up in the midst of the wilds. It's funny how we run from that. How we pretend to be different from our ancestors; How we desperately defend the humanity that doesn't even seem to exist."

    -gloomren

    I cannot make you understand. I cannot make anyone understand what is happening inside me. I cannot even explain it to myself.

    -

    Franz Kafka, The Metamorphosis

    Book Geek Quote #531

    (via bookgeekconfessions)

    ghcst:

    im so miserable but i laugh at everything

    genderedboy:

    "Why do you want this job?"

    Because under capitalism I am forced to sell my labor in order to subsist.

    One of the reasons we admire or like art, if we do, is that it reopens us in some sense—as Kafka wrote in a letter, art breaks the sea that’s frozen inside us. It reminds us of sensitivities that we might have lost at some cost.

    bamfoline:

    Did your family journals tell you what happened to Emily? Or what about my grams? It never ends well for people like me.

    first-enchanter-vivienne:

    Kennett AU: After being resurrected, Bonnie can’t stop thinking of her memories of the Other Side. Lonely and craving human contact, she had found unexpected comfort with Kol. His last words for her before her return to the land of the living have haunted her ever since.

    thewinchestercave:

    "Just because your pain is understandable, doesn’t mean your behavior is acceptable." ~ Steve Maraboli

    under-broken-stars:

    rorypondismypatronus:

    lesupernerd:

    Once you reach your 6th Year in Hogwarts, you start to get used to all the shit.

    Or he’s just so broken at that point, that he doesn’t care any more

    do nOT

    about me: [5/?] favourite characters
    └ Jim Moriarty, Sherlock.

    I liked your attitude. I liked how you looked; the way you scraped your hair back so sometimes you looked a bit oriental. It worked for me.

    leonmcgraw:

    Get the hell off the tracks!