Come Away, Come Away!

"Do you know," Peter asked, "why swallows build in the eaves of houses? It is to listen to the stories."

“What a gloomy thing, not to know the address of one’s soul.”

—   Victor Hugo, Les Misérables

(Source: fables-of-the-reconstruction, via ladyliteracy)

(Source: fairey-tale, via storybookstory)

“It is just an illusion we have here on Earth that one moment follows another one, like beads on a string, and that once a moment is gone it is gone forever.”

—    Kurt Vonnegut, Slaughterhouse-Five

(Source: icansmellya, via prettybookish)

“I don’t know where I am going, but I am on my way.”

—    Voltaire