First Illustrated Quote Chart from I Love Chart-ist Reader Submission!
“After the first glass, you see things as you wish they were. After the second, you see things as they are not. Finally you see things as they really are, and that is the most horrible thing in the world.” – Oscar Wilde
Thanks to likethatofarainbow for the quote! Oscar Wilde was definitely a character, and if anyone were to be given the opportunity to hang out with him I’m sure they would need this guide to rely upon.
David Sedaris, Me Talk Pretty One Day
Chris Cobb, an artist based in San Francisco, has created an amazing installation in bookshop called Adobe Books- he catalogued every single one of the 20,000 books by color. The project is titled There is Nothing Wrong in This Whole Wide World. They were arranged by hand over a 10 hour period, and he enlisted the help of 16 volunteers. Such beautiful results, they transformed the bookshop overnight.
—Haruki Murakami/ The Wind Up Bird Chronicle (via thatkindofwoman)
—F. Scott Fitzgerald about Zelda Fitzgerald in a letter to a friend dated Febuary 1920 (via larmoyante)
“To burn with desire and keep quiet about it is the greatest punishment we can bring on ourselves.”
—Federico García Lorca, from Blood Wedding and Yerma (Theatre Communications Group, 1994)
—Irish Proverb (via rainydaysandblankets)
—Jonathan Carroll (via larmoyante)
—Ernest Hemingway (via larmoyante)
—Romeo and Juliet