One of the definitions of sanity is the ability to tell real from unreal. Soon we’ll need a new definition.
— Alvin Toffler (via mycolorbook)
Genocide, the physical extinction of a people, is universally condemned, but ethnocide, the destruction of people’s way of life, is not only not condemned, it’s universally celebrated as part of a development strategy.
No book can be appreciated until it has been slept with and dreamed over.
— Eugene Field (via wordsnquotes)
I have been wildly, madly adored. I am sorry I have. It has been an immense nuisance. I should like to be allowed a little time to myself now and then.
— Oscar Wilde, Lady Windermere’s Fan (via talesofpassingtime)