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One must be a sea, to receive a polluted stream without becoming impure.
Friedrich Nietzsche, Thus Spoke Zarathustra  (via echoborealis)

(Steve only)
My mirror is clouding over—
A few more breaths, and it will reflect nothing at all.
Sylvia Plath,Last Words” (via mitochondria)
A great fire burns within me, but no one stops to warm themselves at it, and passers-by only see a wisp of smoke.
Vincent van Gogh (via wordsnquotes)

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The way to love someone is to lightly run your finger over that person’s soul until you find a crack, and then gently pour your love into that crack.
Keith Miller (via c-ovet, creampuff) (via requiemforthepast) (via elanillodesakuntala)