All life is just a progression toward, and then a recession from, one phrase, ‘I love you.’
 - F. Scott Fitzgerald (via bluerskieswaitforme)

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I urge you to please notice when you are happy, and exclaim or murmur or think at some point ‘If this isn’t nice I don’t know what is.’
Kurt Vonnegut (via schindermania)

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Be careful what you pretend to be because you are what you pretend to be.
Kurt Vonnegut (via stuff—n—things)

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An artist is someone who can hold two opposing viewpoints and still remain fully functional.
F. Scott Fitzgerald

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Cut out all these exclamation points. An exclamation point is like laughing at your own joke.
F. Scott Fitzgerald

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All those who try to go it sole alone, Too proud to be beholden for relief, Are absolutely sure to come to grief.
Robert Frost

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A poem…begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness. It is never a thought to begin with. It is at its best when it is a tantalizing vagueness.
Robert Frost

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Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
Robert Frost

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Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Robert Frost

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That is my principal objection to life, I think: It’s too easy, when alive, to make perfectly horrible mistakes.

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