1. "There is no meaning if meaning is not shared, and not because there would be an ultimate or first signification that all beings have in common, but because meaning is itself the sharing of Being."
    — Jean-Luc Nancy

  2. "Your soul has fallen to bits and pieces. Good. Rearrange them to suit yourself."
    — Hermann Hesse, from "Steppenwolf" (via weissewiese)

    (Source: blarrfengarr, via acloudyplace)


  3. "My story isn’t pleasant, it’s not sweet and harmonious like the invented stories; it tastes of folly and bewilderment, of madness and dream, like the life of all people who no longer want to lie to themselves."
    — Hermann Hesse (via liberatingreality)

  4. Lazy-minded, incurious, absorbed in vanities and tepid in emotion


    The majority of mankind is lazy-minded, incurious, absorbed in vanities, and tepid in emotion, and is therefore incapable of either much doubt or much faith.

    — T.S. Eliot

    (Source: journalofanobody)


  5. "Go all the way with it. Do not back off. For once, go all the goddamn way with what matters."
    — Ernest Hemingway  (via elige)

    (Source: violentwavesofemotion, via elige)