écrivains français avec des chats. (Great French writers with cats.) Pictured from top to bottom, Colette, Jean Cocteau, Michel Foucault, Celine, Francoise Sagan, Georges Perec, Marguerite Duras.
Aries: “If things start happening, don’t worry, don’t stew, just go right along and you’ll start happening too.”
Taurus: “I have heard there are troubles of more than one kind. Some come from ahead and some come from behind. But I’ve bought a big bat. I’m all ready you see. Now my troubles are going to have troubles with me!”
Gemini: “Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.”
Cancer: “To the world you may be one person; but to one person you may be the world.”
Leo: “Why fit in when you were born to stand out?”
Virgo: “It is fun to have fun but you have to know how.”
Libra: “You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.”
Scorpio: “Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.”
Sagittarius: “You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who’ll decide where to go…”
Capricorn: “I’m afraid that sometimes you’ll play lonely games too. Games you can’t win ‘cause you’ll play against you.”
Aquarius: “Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it’s a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope.”
Pisces: “Adults are just obsolete children and the hell with them.”
All: “Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You.”
does anyone else follow people who don’t even have the same interests as you, but you’ve followed them for years and you can’t imagine unfollowing them?
it’s like, no that’s joan the dolphin lover? she’s practically your neighbor on this website? you’ve never talked, you’re not even mutuals, but damn she loves dolphins. And every time you see her on your dash, you’re just like, oh wonderful, joan’s still alive, just doing her thing. she’s getting into golden age russian cat literature, good for her!
this person doesn’t even know they’ve been on your dash through the ups and downs of your life. Their presence and cactus obsession is just something kind of familiar and almost comforting to you?
Alice asked the Cheshire Cat, who was sitting in a tree, “What road do I take?”
The cat asked, “Where do you want to go?”
“I don’t know,” Alice answered.
“Then,” said the cat, “it really doesn’t matter, does it?
“You know Janus is where the word January comes from? It’s named after the same god as this island. He’s got two faces, back to back. Pretty ugly fellow.”
“What’s he god of?”
“Doorways. Always looking both ways, torn between two ways of seeing things. January looks forward to the new year and back to the old year. He sees past and future. And the island looks in the direction of two different oceans, down to the South Pole and up to the Equator.”