In a day like today, but in 1899, Ernest Hemingway was born, a genius who made us walk around Paris or go to war more than once.
Hemingway didn’t just write great novels, but influenced most contemporary writers.
He drove ambulances during the First World War after joining as a volunteer….
Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.
—Buddha (via kushandwizdom)
'Have you really read all those books in your room?'
Alaska laughing- ‘Oh God no. I’ve maybe read a third of ‘em. But I’m going to read them all. I call it my Life’s Library. Every summer since I was little, I’ve gone to garage sales and bought all the books that looked interesting. So I always have something to read.’
—John Green, Looking for Alaska (via observando)