15101995 student books music my guitar the piano agnostic green asian loud idealist bespectacled stumpy odd female wallflower shy leather bracelets soundtracks teal history typography Celtic music documentaries pessimistic-optimist frozen yoghurt mythology bassoon posters magic Victorian England hoodies ecology steel blue messenger bags French revolution print designs the little red dot.
les mis = ♥. this is what I thought of the film version.
never go blind / straight As for A-levels / study in Oxford or somewhere thereabouts / a white Steinway / make my parents proud / skydive / Doctors without Borders, or the UN / travel the world / be remembered when i die / love my job / electric-acoustic guitar / harp / gratitude, and happiness / to be loved for who i am / magic exists
"even though wishes never do come true, don't ever stop wishing on a falling star."
“we are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.” - oscar wilde
“we can’t all be heroes because someone has to sit on the curb and clap as they go by.” - will rogers
"if Barbie is so popular, why do you have to buy her friends?"
"colours are like personalities. they are infinite.”
"hell is empty, and all the devils are here." - william shakespeare
"if I had a world of my own everything will be nonsense. nothing will be what it is because everything will be what it isn't." - alice in wonderland; lewis carroll
"a dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.” - oscar wilde
"from the moment i picked up your book until i laid it down, i was convulsed with laughter. some day i intend on reading it.' - groucho marx
“pythagoras disapproves of your pathetic love triangles ”
"monday is a horrible way to spend 1/7th of your life."
“be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.” - plato
“some days you wake up feeling great, full of freedom and possibility. but you have not had one of those days in a long time. maybe ever."
"so, this is my life. and i want you to know that i am both happy and sad and i'm still trying to figure out how that could be." - the perks of being a wallflower
"crying doesn't indicate that you're weak. since birth, it has always been a sign that you're alive."
“this is the way the world ends / not with a bang but a whimper.” - t. s. eliot
“that’s the magic of books. they’re never quite the same for any two people. when you read one, you automatically make it your own.”
“wishes are powerful things. you can’t expect them to change the world without changing you too.”
“adults are constantly telling teenagers that it’s what’s on the inside that matters. it’s always painful to find out that adults have lied to you.” - janette rallison
"one day, you’re 17 and you’re planning for someday. and then quietly, without you ever really noticing, someday is today. and then someday is yesterday. and this is your life."
"we are part of this universe, we are in this universe, but perhaps more important then both of those facts, is that the universe is in us." - dr. neil degrasse tyson
"if you love someone, put their name in a circle, not a heart, for a heart can be broken but a circle goes on forever. "
“the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do." - steve jobs
"you will be able to say, ”i was in Singapore, where it all began."" - jacques rogge - singapore 2010 youth olympic games, closing ceremony speech
“only the phoenix rises and does not descend. and everything changes. and nothing is truly lost.”
- neil gaiman
“it’s not just about living forever, jackie. it’s about living with yourself forever.” - captain T
"yesterday is history. tomorrow is a mystery. today is a gift. and that's why it is called the present." - eleanor roosevelt
“we are all capable of infinitely more than we believe. We are stronger and more resourceful than we know, and we can endure much more than we think we can.” - david blaine
“why do girls run from the guys that make them happy, and fight for the ones that make them cry?”
"life is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing." - william shakespeare
"you live alone, you die alone. everything else is just an illusion." - the art of getting by
"you don't take a photograph. you ask, quietly, to borrow it."
“even in the darkest and most cruel person, there is still a kernel of good. and within the most perfect champion, there is darkness. the question is, will one give in to the dark or the light? it's something we decide with every choice we make, every day that we exist. What might not be evil to you could be evil to someone else. knowing this makes us powerful even without magic.” ― morgan rhodes
"when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth." - sherlock holmes
"'reality' is not that you are weak, and dream of becoming strong. poor, and dream of becoming rich. alone, and dream of having friends. but that you're already strong, rich, and among friends yet, at times, dream that you're not."
"climb high climb far your goal the sky your aim the star"
"how can you know where you're going if you don't know where you've been?"
"fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten." - g. k. chesterton
"i myself am made entirely of flaws, stitched together with good intentions." - augusten burroughs,
“i’ve seen things you people wouldn’t believe. attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched c-beams glitter in the dark near the Tanhauser Gate. all those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain.” - rutger hauer
"maybe our favorite quotations say more about us than the stories and people we’re quoting." - john green
“be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” - oscar wilde