Eartha Kitt photographed by Gordon Parks, NY, 1952 (via)
It is quite possible to leave your home for a walk in the early morning air and return a different person – beguiled, enchanted.
— Mary Ellen Chase (via observando)
You will burn and you will burn out; you will be healed and come back again.
— Fyodor Dostoyevsky, The Brothers Karamazov (via ardora)
But the greatest thing by far is to have a command of metaphor. This alone cannot be imparted by another; it is the mark of genius, for to make good metaphors implies an eye for resemblances.
— Aristotle (via dharmasimulation)