I lived in books more than I lived anywhere else.
—Neil Gaiman, The Ocean at the End of the Lane
Television is way ahead of film because it doesn’t feel the need to polarize women. Male writers either want to make women the angel or the whore. Women are more complex than that.
—Natalie Dormer, kicking ass on the Entertainment Weekly Women Who Kick Ass panel (via thefilmfatale
But what I wanted to say is this: After the period of melancholy is over you will be stronger than before, you will recover your health, & you will find the scenery round you so beautiful that you will want nothing but paint.
I am the sea and nobody owns me.
Dir. Clive A. Smith. (via wordsnquotes
You might be poor, your shoes might be broken, but your mind is a palace.
Frank McCourt, Angela’s Ashes
[ I dedicate this quote to all the unsung heroes of the world - wordsnquotes]
I am far too young for the world to ache my bones this much.