We step out of the house on a fine evening… we shed the self our friends know us...– Woolf
When I was a student at Cambridge I remember an anthropology professor holding...– Sandi Toksvig (via feminist-space) (via thesoulselects, learninglog) (via tocamelot) (via intrutina) (via justplainemma)
We are torn between nostalgia for the familiar and an urge for the foreign and...– Carson McCullers, “Look Homeward, Americans” (via 4mbivalent)
“Do what you feel in your heart to be right, for you’ll be criticized anyway. You’ll be damned if you do, and damned if you don’t” Eleanor Roosevelt This is the first time I am quoting something which accurately sums up the feelings and thoughts which I have, until now, been unable to put into words. Thank you Mrs Roosevelt, for providing us with some...
…that men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach… A. Huxley