What a blessing it is to love books. Everybody must love something, and I know of no objects of love that give such substantial and unfailing returns as books and a garden.
Elizabeth von Arnim
Masturbation is our primary sex life. It is the sexual base. Everything we do beyond that is simply how we choose to socialize our sex life.
Betty Dodson’s “Liberating Masturbation” (via lucasta)
There is no beauty without some strangeness.
Edgar Allan Poe
You’ll ache. And you’re going to love it. It will crush you. And you’re still going to love all of it. Doesn’t it sound lovely beyond belief?
Ernest Hemingway, The Garden Of Eden