Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world
—Einstein (via gnngoodquotes)
Mind you, sometimes the angels smoke, hiding it with their sleeves, and when the archangel comes, they throw the cigarettes away: that’s when you get shooting stars.
as though Paradise had been on her right hand and Hell on her left.
—Vladimir Nabokov, “Laughter in the Dark” (via mirrorterror)
Extract from Marilyn Monroe’s diary from the book Fragments: Poems, Intimate Notes, Letters by Marilyn Monroe.
(Self-analysis and the memory of the humiliation of being punished by her great-aunt Ida Martin.)