Listening and Hearing
One day, while watching television in Chicago, I came across the most extraordinary example of the offensive usage of music in a commercial for a company called American Standard. In this commercial, a plumber was shown running very fast in great agitation, opening the door to a lavatory and demonstrating the superiority of a particular toilet. The whole visual sequence was accompanied by...
I'm eating vegan apple cinnamon muffins and they...
loganjack: How are vegans happy? Do they know about flavor?
The world isn’t split into good people and death eaters. We’ve all got both...– Sirius Black (Submitted by: hobbitholes)
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When life gives you lemons, make lemonade, and then throw it in the face of the...– Jace Wayland, City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare (via quote-book)
I swear, by my life and my love of it, that I will never live for the sake of...– Ayn Rand (via quote-book)
Old lovers go the way of old photographs, bleaching out gradually as in a slow...– Margaret Atwood (via kari-shma)
You don’t read that in the book; you just know she does it…. You see Ron’s home...– Emma Watson on Hermione’s sacrifice in Deathly Hallows (via) I am so so glad they are doing this. (via mary-catherine)
I. Love. This. Book.
“You’re not here. You’ve never been here. If you’d tell me that the curtains in this room are ghastly and if you’d rip them off and put up some you like—something of you would be real, here, in this room. But you never have. You’ve never told the cook what dessert you liked for dinner. You’re not here, Dominique. You’re not alive....
Vanity and pride are different things, though the words are often used...– Jane Austen (via quote-book)
Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it....– Howard Thurman (via quote-book)
No. No, you can’t… STOP. Please don’t go away. Please? No one’s ever stuck with...– Finding Nemo (via quote-book)