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"The word in language is half someone else’s… it exists in other people’s mouths, in other people’s contexts, serving other people’s intentions: it is from there that one must take the word, and make it one’s own."
Mikhail Bakhtin, The Dialogic Imagination (via wordsnquotes)

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"I’ve always envied people who sleep easily. Their brains must be cleaner, the floorboards of the skull well swept, all the little monsters closed up in a steamer trunk at the foot of the bed."
David Benioff, City of Thieves. (via wordsnquotes)

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"Addiction is an effect on human unhappiness and human suffering. When people are distressed they want to soothe their distress, when people are in pain they want to soothe their pain. So the real question is not why the addiction, but why the pain?"
The House I Live In. Dir. Eugene Jarecki.  (via wordsnquotes)

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xlunarchild:

It’s one of those nights

xlunarchild:

It’s one of those nights

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"I do not want to be human. I want to be myself. They think I am a lion, that I will chase them. I will not deny I have lions in me. I am the monster in the wood. I have wonders in my house of sugar. I have parts of myself I do not yet understand."
Catherynne M. Valente, Silently and Very Fast. (via wordsnquotes)

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