proof that The Beatles were sassy motherfuckers
You should write, first of all, to please yourself. You shouldn’t care a damn about anybody else at all. But writing can’t be a way of life — the important part of writing is living. You have to live in such a way that your writing emerges from it.
— Doris Lessing (via leslieseuffert)
I’ve learned that you can tell a lot about a person by the way (s)he handles these three things: a rainy day, lost luggage, and tangled Christmas tree lights.
— Maya Angelou (via rainydaysandblankets)