"Gatsby believed in the green light, the orgastic future that year by year recedes before us."
— Nick, The Great Gatsby
"One of the problems with the idea that America needs a ‘Conversation On Race’ is that it presumes that ‘America’ has something intelligent to say about race. All you need do is look at how American history is taught in this country to realize that that is basically impossible."
— Ta-Nehisi Coates (via theatlantic)
"Happiness is only real when shared."
— Chris McCandless
"The great thing about associating yourself with a writer is that they write about you."
you never thought you’d be. Gives you a nice perspective see things from the other side though, doesn’t it?
‘cause I’ve forgotten what sleep after no sleep feels like. Ah, gap year, the luxuries you’ve given me.