|—||Virginia Woolf, To the Lighthouse (via aestheticintrovert)|
It was a miserable machine, an inefficient machine, she thought, the human apparatus for painting or for feeling; it always broke down at the critical moment; heroically, one must force it on.
You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.
To be fond of dancing was a certain step towards falling in love.
|—||Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice (via aestheticintrovert)|
Charlotte Gainsbourg x The Edit
Waiting is Forbidden
enamel on steel
11 5/8 x 15 3/4 in
Fiona Apple in the Nov ‘97 issue of Spin magazine
Christina Schou Christensen