"I find beauty in all things authentic, pure, and eternal.
And so I value honesty, I value holiness, and I value the soul."
- Lauren Britt (via creatingaquietmind)
"The more difficulties one has to encounter, within and without, the more significant and the higher in inspiration his life will be."
- Horace Bushnell (via inspirinquotes)
"What a story is, is devious. It pretends transparency, forthrightness. It engages with ordinary people, ordinary matters, recognizable stuff. But this is all a masquerade. What good stories deal with is the horror and incomprehensibility of time, the dark encroachment of old catastrophes…"
- Joy Williams (via mttbll)
(Source: theparisreview.org, via daisypinwheel)