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  3. "Does all happiness yearn to be eternal?"
    — Bernhard Schlink

    (Source: bellandgrace, via booklover)


  4. (Source: tmshl, via tmshl)



  7. "If there’s a bowl of good chips and guacamole … I lose my mind."

  8. "And Lot’s wife, of course, was told not to look back where all those people and their homes had been. But she did look back, and I love her for that, because it was so human. So she was turned into a pillar of salt. So it goes."
    — Kurt Vonnegut, Slaughterhouse-Five (via stxxz)

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  9. "When I am with you, there is nowhere else I’d rather be. And I am a person who always wants to be somewhere else."
    — David Levithan, How They Met, and Other Stories 

    (Source: wordsnquotes, via thatkindofwoman)


  10. "

    As usual, the propaganda war between Israel and the Palestinians over civilian casualties goes like this: Palestinians accuse Israel of deliberately targeting civilians, while Israel blames the deaths and injuries on Hamas and other militant groups for using the civilian population as “human shields.”

    But the Palestinians’ accusation against Israel is false, while the Israeli claim against the Palestinians is partly false, partly true, but basically misleading. The main reason for the high number of Palestinian civilian casualties, obviously, is that an incredibly powerful air force is bombing the hell out of one of the most crowded, vulnerable places in the world – and the fault for that lies with Israel, whose punitive, often lethal blockade of Gaza, together with its military occupation of the West Bank, invites Palestinians to fight back. As in all its wars with the Palestinians since 1967, Israel is the aggressor in Operation Protective Edge.

    But while the Israeli Air Force’s assault guarantees that a high proportion of civilians in Gaza are going to get killed and maimed, that’s not because of the air force’s efforts in this respect, but despite them.