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A scrupulous writer, in every sentence that he writes, will ask himself at least four questions, thus: 1. What am I trying to say? 2. What words will express it? 3. What image or idiom will make it clearer? 4. Is this image fresh enough to have an effect?

—    George Orwell; Politics and the English Language  (via thatkindofwoman)

(Source: wordpainting, via thatkindofwoman)

I admit it’s tempting to wish for the perfect boss, or the perfect parent, or the perfect outfit, but maybe the best any of us can do is not quit. Play the hand we’ve been given and accessorize the outfit we’ve got.

—    Allan Heinberg (via minutelyinspiration)

(via lav-ishes)

“stop acting so small. you are the universe in ecstatic motion.”