"I long so much to make beautiful things. But beautiful things require effort and disappointment and perseverance."
Vincent van Gogh
Yoko: I’m in love with you.
John: Unfortunately, I’m in love with you, too.
Elaine & Willem de Kooning
I JUST REALIZED WE DON’T EVEN KNOW WHAT DINOSAURS SOUND LIKE! THEY COULD’VE BEEN SPEAKING FLUENT GERMAN FOR ALL WE KNOW
it’s too early for this late night tumblr shit
GUTEN MORGEN HERR PTERODACTYL
British police arresting a suffragette for protesting in favor of her right to vote in 1913
Two pages from a detention notebook listing John Lennon’s misbehavior including “sabotage” and “just no interest whatsoever”.
So, the traditional Irish “Jack O’ Lantern” that gave rise to our carved up pumpkins is way, way, way creepier. And it’s a turnip. Who knew.
Workers in a factory preparing shells
"It turned her hair orange, brought her skin out in hives and robbed work colleagues of their limbs and lives.
Yet, despite the horror of seeing a friend almost die in an explosion, Margaret Shields shrugs off the idea she must have hated the dirty and dangerous munitions factories where she and 1.5 million other women helped win the Second World War.”