Maybe ever’body in the whole damn world is scared of each other.
—John Steinbeck, Of Mice and Men (via back—beat)
Men at some time are masters of their fates:
The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars,
But in ourselves, that we are underlings.
—William Shakespeare, “Julius Caesar” (via best-literary-quotes)
I hate purity, I hate goodness, I don’t want virtue to exist anywhere. I want everyone corrupt.
Is there no way out of the mind?
—Sylvia Plath (via beautifullyfuckinillustrated)
And the great sloth heart will move.
—A Major Work by William Meredith (via agapeland)
Anyway, I’m sort of glad they’ve got the atomic bomb invented. If there’s ever another war, I’m going to sit right the hell on top of it. I’ll volunteer for it, I swear to God I will.
—Holden Caulfield, The Catcher In The Rye (via lordcynickid)