Love is bitter and all there is… the rest is for the emotional beggars of the earth.
Zelda Fitzgerald, who married F. Scott on this April 3,1920, on their turbulent love in an extraordinary letter (via explore-blog)
Nanette Lepore Fall/Winter 2014
Sometimes you find that what is most personal is also what connects you most strongly with others.
What hasty preparations we make for our future. Think of it: it seems almost tragic, the things we’re sure we ought to bring along. We pack too heavy with what we hope we’ll use, and too light of what we must. We thus go forth misladen, ill equipped for the dawn.
Chang-rae Lee, On Such a Full Sea