"Writers are the exorcists of their own demons."
-Mario Vargas Llosa (via maxkirin)
"Some like to sleep. Some like to read late into the night without catching a wink. In a world of dreamers, both are essential."
-A.J.B. “Late Night Bookworms” (via journaling-junkie)
"I really like how all bookstores or libraries are quiet. No one talks above a whisper. It’s like everyone is respecting and listening to the voices from the books. It’s truly magical."
"Opinions are like orgasms… mine matters most and I really don’t care if you have one."
-Sylvia Plath (via bookoisseur)
"The hours between 12am and 6am
have a funny habit of making you feel
like you’re either on top of the world,
or under it."
-Beau Taplin || the hours between. (via ac-ru)
"We are, as a species, addicted to story. Even when the body goes to sleep, the mind stays up all night, telling itself stories."
-Jonathan Gottschall, The Storytelling Animal: How Stories Make Us Human (via wordsnquotes)