The Girl with a Lobster

Bad puns, deep thoughts, late nights.

“I was always attracted not by some quantifiable, external beauty, but by something deep down, something absolute. Just as some people have a secret love for rainstorms, earthquakes, or blackouts, I liked that certain undefinable something.”

– Haruki Murakami, South of the Border, West of the Sun (via wordsnquotes)

“Curiosity is, in great and generous minds, the first passion and the last.”

– Samuel Johnson, Works of Samuel Johnson (via wordsnquotes)


things advised not to do on your pilgrimage: hunt down the geth after they first emerge after a 100 years behind the veil and steal it’s memory core because of curiosity 

Just had my first job interview in ages. Now the waiting begins to see if I actually get it. 

“I was not too impressed with human language; it seemed absurdly limited. There was so much that couldn’t be put into words. That was one of the saddest things about people - their most important thoughts and feelings often went unspoken and barely understood.”

– Alexandra Adornetto, Halo (via wordsnquotes)

“I don’t owe people anything, and I don’t have to talk to them any more than I feel I need to.”

– Ned Vizzini, It’s Kind of a Funny Story (via wordsnquotes)