"Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards."

— Soren Kierkegaard (via psych-facts)


Temple of Al Khazneh at Petra, Jordan, ca. 1900

"There is no communication in this world except between equals."

— Ken Burns (via observando)
"Other people are not medicine."

— It took me 9 years to figure that out  (via sunsetkawaii)
"For small creatures such as we the vastness is bearable only through love."


Jason Langer, Pont Des Arts 2001


The Many Faces of Freak Show


If pain does not die
we shall make it poetry.

Juan Antonio Villacañas, from “Sublimation of Disobedience” (1998)

"You know I feel such tenderness for you. It’s difficult to bear. I don’t know what to do with my tenderness."

Persona (1966) dir. by Ingmar Bergman (via violentwavesofemotion)