My daughters are my only consolation, since our lord deprived me of the company of the queen, their mother.

Philip II of Spain to Catherine de’ Medici after the death of his most beloved wife, Elisabeth of Valois. He called his daughters (Isabel Clara Eugenia and Catalina Micaela) “the light of my eyes”. (via daughter-of-castile)

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Betws-y-Coed, North Wales

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I must have flowers, always, and always.

Claude Monet (via morigrrl)

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hike while you can

I feel like the helicopter is cheating


Such vast beauty

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إذا تم العقل نقص الكلام
The smarter you get the less you speak

Arabic Proverb (via suspend)

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For my part I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me dream.

Vincent van Gogh (via h-o-r-n-g-r-y)

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1982, Banuae Terraces

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