havingbeenbreathedout: leontinemay: Johnson, she really looks like you in this photo. And I’m not just saying that. LOL! Leontine is…not wrong. Maybe I should go as cross-dressed Kahlo for Halloween. And by “go,” I mean, of course, “stay in.” David can thank me later.
One’s style — it is in a way one’s inability to do otherwise. The...– Georges Braque
Roald Dahl: I think probably kindness is my number one attribute in a human being. I'll put it before any of the things like courage or bravery or generosity or anything else.
Brian Sibley: Or brains even?
Roald Dahl: Oh gosh, yes, brains is one of the least. You can be a lovely person without brains, absolutely lovely. Kindness - that simple word. To be kind - it covers everything, to my mind. If you're kind that's it.
The bet, the wager, is that it is a lesser sin to have failures in the pursuit...– China Mieville (BoingBoing interview 5/31/2012)
And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the...– Roald Dahl (via kari-shma)
The greatest fortune that can befall an author is not to be read, a painter not...– Paul Klee, explaining to a writer the benefits of not being read, from Giovanni Orelli’s Walaschek’s Dream (trans. by Jamie Richards). (via writersnoonereads)