@10 months ago with 2512 notes
My most recent piece, a poster design based on one of my favourite quotes from one of my favourite novels, John Green’s Paper Towns. That’s a lot of favouring—And for good reason, believe me!
Design by Alison Rowan: www.alisonrowan.com
#looking for alaska #john green #quote
"If wishes were horses, beggars would ride."
16th century English Language Proverb
@1 year ago
"Fiction is very, very important,” he said, his voice is rising. “Storytelling is how people learn. You get people to understand new cultures and other lives through stories. Made-up stories. Fiction."
@1 year ago with 391 notes
#Kristine Grayson #books #lit #quote #quotation
"But, unconscious of the pain they were giving, May and Violet continued the conversation; and over the lingering waste of yellow, all that remained to tell where the sun had set, the night fell like a heavy, blinding dust, sadly, and regretfully, as the last handful of earth thrown upon a young girl’s grave."
@1 year ago
The ending of the first chapter of A Drama in Muslin by George Moore
As ‘pretty’ a description as this is, it’s rather depressing. This is the type of stuff I spend my terms reading…
#sigh #Quote #University