"I wanted you to see what real courage is, instead of getting the idea that courage is a man with a gun in his hand. It’s when you know you’re licked before you begin but you begin anyway and you see it through no matter what. You rarely win, but sometimes you do."
— To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee (i wanted you to see what real courage is)
(Source: quote-book, via theanywaygirl)
"Everything was beautiful and nothing hurt."
— Kurt Vonnegut, Slaughterhouse-Five (via larmoyante)
"Rule number one: Always stick around for one more drink. That’s when things happen. That’s when you find out everything you want to know."
— John Berendt, Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (via theliminalities)
"Some genius looked at a sausage and went “it’s good, but it needs a waistcoat made of bacon.”"
— Russell Howard (via take-me-t0-the-hospital)
(Source: welcometothesceneofthecrash, via russell-magic-cock-howard)
"Herpes was more popular than Dick Cheney when he left office*… Dick Cheney is the concentrated distillate left in the bongwater. He is everything America most hates and most hated about Republican radicalism in those years."
Rachel Maddow, The Rachel Maddow Show, May 23, 2012
*In reference to his 13% approval rating upon leaving office.
This entire segment is just decimating. Watch it!