greuze:

Guercino (1591–1666)
The Persian Sibyl (Detail)
Oil on canvas, 1647-48

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We all create stories to protect ourselves.

Mark Z. Danielewski, House of Leaves

(via azzammerchant)

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centuriespast:

QUEIROLO, Francesco
Release from Deception
1752-59
Marble, height 195 cm
Santa Maria della Pietà dei Sangro, Naples

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We always see our worst selves. Our most vulnerable selves. We need someone else to get close enough to tell us we’re wrong. Someone we trust.
David Levithan (via psych-facts)
(Reblogged from fuckyeahexistentialism)

Reblog and see if you get a color.

  • PURPLE: We near never speak, but I do enjoy your presence on my dashboard.
  • FUCHSIA: I wish I could become your best friend through the internet.
  • GREY: You leave me with jumbled words.
  • RED: I'm in love with you.
  • PINK: I have a crush on you.
  • TURQUOISE: You're hot.
  • CHARTREUSE: I sincerely wish you would notice me.
  • TEAL: We have quite a lot in common.
  • BLUE: You are my Tumblr crush.
  • ORANGE: I dislike your page.
  • YELLOW: PLEASE KISS ME!!
  • WHITE: PLEASE MARRY ME.
  • GREEN: I find you cute.
  • BLACK: I would date you.
  • BROWN: I dislike you
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aseaofquotes:

Alice Munro, Friend of my Youth

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greuze:

Guercino (1591–1666)
The Persian Sibyl (Detail)
Oil on canvas, 1647-48

(Reblogged from greuze)
(Reblogged from nipplewaggle)
(Reblogged from castieluxury)