Curious Quotable Quotes

"It is more fun to talk with someone who doesn’t use long, difficult words but rather short, easy words like ‘What about lunch?’" ~ A.A. Milne, Winnie the Pooh

—A.A. Milne, Winnie the Pooh (via imfantasyparade)

(Source: quote-book)

"You get ideas from daydreaming. You get ideas from being bored. You get ideas all the time. The only difference between writers and other people is we notice when we’re doing it." ~ Neil Gaiman

—Neil Gaiman (via definitelydope)

(Source: goodreads.com, via quote-book)

"There are some things you learn best in calm, and some in storm." ~ Willa Cather

—Willa Cather (via girlwithoutwings)

(Source: quote-book)

It is better to be looked over than overlooked. ~ Mae West

Bill was really a placid character. I only really got to know him much later on; he turned out to be more interesting than I thought he was going to be. Bill hated people swearing, particularly in front of his wife, Diane. If you said “Shit or “Fuck”, he used to turn around and say, “Sorry, Diane.” Of course, the more he said that, the more everybody swore. ~ David Bailey (via wharliecatts)

—David Bailey  (via wharliecatts)

(Source: aphnetherlanden)

One day Mick turned up with Chrissie. He was already striking. I tend to react to people visually, and what struck me straightaway were his lips; I used to make Mick extremely angry by joking that his mother used to stick him to the store windows while she went shopping. ~ David Bailey on Mick (via wharliecatts)

—David Bailey on Mick (via wharliecatts)

(Source: aphnetherlanden)

When I die, I want to go to Vogue. ~ David Bailey

—David Bailey  (via manonitsjustfashion)

Lara Stone: Be careful what you wear to sleep, You never know who you could meet..

We degenerate into hideous puppets, haunted by the memory of the passions of which we were much too afraid, and the exquisite temptations that we had not the courage to yield to. ~ Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray (via seabois)

—Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray (via seabois)

(via hoodoothatvoodoo)