Vagary: an erratic, unpredictable, or extravagant manifestation, action, or notion.
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Reblogged from surelyisadream  687 notes

I said to my soul, be still, and wait without hope
For hope would be hope for the wrong thing; wait without love,
For love would be love of the wrong thing; there is yet faith
But the faith and the love and the hope are all in the waiting.
Wait without thought, for you are not ready for thought:
So the darkness shall be the light, and the stillness the dancing. By

T.S. Eliot, from “East Coker” (via liquidnight)

So the darkness shall be the light, and the stillness the dancing.

Reblogged from brierobbie  177,587 notes

The Buddhists say if you meet somebody and your heart pounds, your hands shake, your knees go weak, that’s not the one. When you meet your ‘soul mate’ you’ll feel calm. No anxiety, no agitation By

(via elauxe)

Ohhh.  This is so flippin’ intriguing!

Reblogged from booklover  311 notes

One cannot always tell what it is that keeps us shut in, confines us, seems to bury us, but still one feels certain barriers, certain gates, certain walls. is all this imagination, fantasy? I do not think so. And then one asks: My God! Is it for long, is it for ever, is it for eternity? Do you know what frees one from this captivity? It is very deep serious affection. Being friends, being brothers, love, that is what opens the prison by supreme power, by some magic force. By Vincent Van Gogh, letter to his brother, July 1880 (via cereal-chiller)