One day I’m going to be….. a pirate. Or a librarian. They both run around, like, doing strange things that nobody else can see, until suddenly [screams and flails arms wildly] AHA!!!!….. and then you know. Either a pirate or a librarian has been here, and it’s good. So good. Better. I like that. That’s what I want to be. —
When a librarian overhears a rather innocent question from a parent to a child, which evolves into a complete validation of his career choice (via whenalibrarian)
Some people are uncomfortable with silences. Not me. I’ve never cared much for call and response. Sometimes I will think of something to say and then I ask myself: is it worth it? And it just isn’t. — Miranda July, No One Belongs Here More Than You (via rabbitinthemoon)
"I like to go to the library."
"What’s your favorite thing to do at the library?"
"Watch videos on the computer!’
This is advocacy. ♥
One of the greatest tragedies in life is to lose your own sense of self and accept the version of you that is expected by everyone else. — K.L. Toth (via fawun)
(Source: sad-plath, via ninakix)
Just discovered Lorde: ”I’m little, but I’m coming for the crown.”
if you choose a job you love, you’ll never have to work a day in your life!! because the field you’re interested in isn’t hiring
Little kids don’t have permanent control over their spaces,” said Ms. Foster, the associate director for urban planning and historic preservation at Columbia. “They can make a little space. It’s about having their space, taking control of it. Fundamentally, that’s what architecture is all about. — Lessons in the Art of Pillow Fort Construction (via ninakix)
February is the shortest month of the year, so if you are having a miserable month, try to schedule it for February. —
Lemony Snicket (via andersoncooper)
Well I accidentally accomplished this.
(Source: thesnicketfile, via bookending)
King of the jungle
(Source: catleecious, via ben)