But that’s the wonderful thing about foreign travel, suddenly you are five years old again. You can’t read anything, you have only the most basic sense of how things work, you can’t even reliably cross the street without endangering your life. Your whole existence becomes a series of interesting guesses.
|—||Bill Bryson, Neither Here Nor There: Travels in Europe (via dulcetdecember)|
come on chelsea, speak a little french to me
heard you spent two whole semesters drinking wine
while i was stuck in jersey trying to save some money
i guess i’m just another thing you left behind
The Argentine tango isn’t here to play nicely with the other children. The Argentine tango is here to seduce your women, spill things on your rug, and sneak out your bedroom window in the middle of the night.
|—||Seanan McGuire, Discount Armageddon (via strictlyballroom)|
The flower doesn’t dream of the bee. It blossoms and the bee comes.
|—||Mark Nepo, The Book of Awakening (via sk-cum)|
Do you wish me a good morning, or mean that it is a good morning whether I want it or not; or that you feel good this morning; or that it is a morning to be good on?
|—||J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit (via feellng)|