"All true histories contain instruction; though, in some, the treasure may be hard to find, and when found, so trivial in quantity, that the dry, shrivelled kernel scarcely compensates for the trouble of cracking the nut. Whether this be the case with my history or not, I am hardly competent to judge. I sometimes think it might prove useful to some, and entertaining to others; but the world may judge for itself. Shielded by my own obscurity, and by the lapse of years, and a few fictitious names, I do not fear to venture; and will candidly lay before the public what I would not disclose to the most intimate friend."
Anne Brontë (via kushandwizdom
"It is a frightening thought, that in one fraction of a moment you can fall in the kind of love that takes a lifetime to get over."Beau Taplin || One fraction of a moment.
"I think people spend too much time staring into screens and not enough time drinking wine, tongue kissing, and dancing under the moon."
Rachel Wolchin (via youlooklikesomethingblooming
(Source: observando, via langleav)
I was at the zoo the other day and there was this fucking goose trying to act likE A FUCKING FLAMINGO
this made my day its so adorable
(Source: derekswinslow, via langleav)
Top 3 phrases that’ll create sexual tension
- "Make me",
- "oh really",
- "is that so"
"What’s in it for me?"
"The Black Death was one of the most devastating pandemics in human history, resulting in the deaths of an estimated 75 to 200 million people and peaking in Europe in the years 1348–50 CE."