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Luck is like having a rice dumpling fly into your mouth.  - Japanese Proverb
(Jonathan Carroll)
Aug 29, 2014 / 3 notes

Luck is like having a rice dumpling fly into your mouth.

- Japanese Proverb

(Jonathan Carroll)

“Half of seeming clever is keeping your mouth shut at the right times.”
- Patrick Rothfuss
(Jonathan Carroll)
Aug 28, 2014 / 6 notes

“Half of seeming clever is keeping your mouth shut at the right times.”

- Patrick Rothfuss

(Jonathan Carroll)

here’s a drink to your bones that this dog still dreams about.
- Charles Bukowski  
(Jonathan Ryan)
Aug 27, 2014 / 4 notes

here’s a drink
to your bones
that
this dog
still
dreams about.

- Charles Bukowski 

(Jonathan Ryan)

All human beings search for either reasons to be good, or excuses to be bad.
- Chuck Palahniuk
(Jonathan Carroll)
Aug 26, 2014 / 9 notes

All human beings search for either reasons to be good, or excuses to be bad.

- Chuck Palahniuk

(Jonathan Carroll)



SHIBUI (渋い) adj, n : a Japanese word which refers to a particular aesthetic of simple, subtle, and unobtrusive beauty.

(Jonathan Carroll)
Aug 25, 2014 / 9 notes
SHIBUI (渋い) adj, n : a Japanese word which refers to a particular aesthetic of simple, subtle, and unobtrusive beauty.
The child was as annoying as a fly that keeps landing on your face when you’re trying to sleep.
- Jonathan Carroll
Aug 22, 2014 / 3 notes

The child was as annoying as a fly that keeps landing on your face when you’re trying to sleep.

- Jonathan Carroll

People make the mistake of thinking it is a sign of weakness to admit you are wrong and then apologize. If anything, it is a sign of admirable strength.
- Jonathan Carroll
Aug 21, 2014 / 37 notes

People make the mistake of thinking it is a sign of weakness to admit you are wrong and then apologize. If anything, it is a sign of admirable strength.

- Jonathan Carroll

If you want a compelling story, put your protagonist among the damned. 
- Charles Baxter
(Jonathan Carroll)
Aug 20, 2014 / 14 notes

If you want a compelling story, put your protagonist among the damned.

- Charles Baxter

(Jonathan Carroll)

Words dazzle and deceive because they are mimed by the face. But black words on a white page are the soul laid bare.
- Guy de Maupassant
(Jonathan Carroll)
Aug 19, 2014 / 2 notes

Words dazzle and deceive because they are mimed by the face. But black words on a white page are the soul laid bare.

- Guy de Maupassant

(Jonathan Carroll)

May what you have made descend upon you.
- Frank Bidart
(Jonathan Carroll)
Aug 18, 2014 / 22 notes

May what you have made descend upon you.

- Frank Bidart

(Jonathan Carroll)