2:03pm "I am too hot and burned by my own thoughts; often it nearly takes my breath away."
 Friedrich Nietzsche, from Thus Spoke Zarathustra  (via mirroir)

(via lifeinpoetry)

1:47am "October 19. The inner world can only be experienced, not described."
Franz Kafka, from The Blue Octavo Notebooks (via violentwavesofemotion)

(via violentwavesofemotion)

1:45am "There is something of the lunatic asylum in my life. Innocent, and certainly guilty as well, I am locked up, not in a cell, but in this town […]"
Franz Kafka, from Letters To Felice (via violentwavesofemotion)
1:43am "Eine Zigarette ist der Inbegriff eines vollendeten Genusses. Er ist köstlich, und er läßt einen unbefriedigt. Was kann man mehr verlangen?"
Oscar Wilde: Das Bildnis des Dorian Gray, Frankfurt am Main und Leipzig 2002, S. 111.  (via flaneursolitaire)

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12:35am "The ugly young man alone at evening. Like some kind of great strong resistance triumphing over nature."
Franz Kafka
(via kafkaesque-world)
3:14pm "But I do not wish to escape to myself, I wish to escape from myself. I wish to obliterate my consciousness and my knowledge of independent existence, my guilts, my secretiveness, what you would (perhaps unkindly) call my “hypocrisy”. I am no child of nature, I am ugly and imperfect to myself, and I cannot through poetry or romantic visions exalt myself to symbolic glory."
Allen Ginsberg, from a letter to Jack Kerouac (via violentwavesofemotion)

(via literarymiscellany)

11:36am "You did not understand what I am. I am love. I am pleasure, I am essence, I am an idiot, I am an alcoholic, I am tenacious. I am; simply I am…You are a shit."
Frida Kahlo, from an unsent letter to Diego Rivera (via violentwavesofemotion)

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12:32am "If I have learned anything over this last year it’s that you have to live your own life too so that if something we hoped for doesn’t work out, you still have two legs to stand on, you still have your own path."
T.S. Krupa, Safe & Sound  (via splitterherzen)

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12:31am aseaofquotes:

Jack Kerouac, On the Road


Jack Kerouac, On the Road