Alva.23.London. I started this off wanting it to be a blog about poetry, photography and inspiration, now it's turned into a photo blog of nerd appreciation, fashion, gaming, anime, photography, humour, culture and yeah, even though the motive's changed, it's all good

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 20880 29th August 2014

"But I’ll tell you what hermits realize. If you go off into a far, far forest and get very quiet, you’ll come to understand that you’re connected with everything."

   ~   Alan Watts (via mentalalchemy)

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"I love borders. August is the border between summer and autumn; it is the most beautiful month I know."

   ~   Tove Jansson (via wordsnquotes)

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"It’s lovely to know that the world can’t interfere with the inside of your head."

   ~   Frank McCourt, Angela’s Ashes (via wordsnquotes)

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"What’s important is that a story changes every time you say it out loud. When you put it on paper, it can never change. But the more times you tell it, the more changes will occur. A story is a living thing; it moves and shifts."

   ~    Pat Conroy, South of Broad (via wordsnquotes)

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"A man is like a novel: until the very last page you don’t know how it will end. Otherwise it wouldn’t be worth reading."

   ~   Yevgeny Zamyatin, We (via wordsnquotes)

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"Things are sweeter when they’re lost. I know—because once I wanted something and got it. It was the only thing I ever wanted badly…and when I got it it turned to dust in my hand."

   ~    F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Beautiful and Damned (via wordsnquotes)

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 1746 29th August 2014

"I used to dream about escaping my ordinary life, but my life was never ordinary. I had simply failed to notice how extraordinary it was."

   ~   Ransom Riggs, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (via wordsnquotes)

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"You can’t measure the mutual affection of two human beings by the number of words they exchange."

   ~   Milan Kundera, The Unbearable Lightness of Being (via wordsnquotes)

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"When you provoke extreme emotions from a person, they’re not quite themselves at that point, or perhaps, they’re purely themselves."

   ~   Twonty2 (via wordsnquotes)

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 1190 29th August 2014