Ponderful

“In such ugly times, the only true protest is beauty."
- Phil Ochs

"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."

—  Vladimir Nabokov  (via fawnes)

Tagged #Vladimir Nabokov  #quote  #quotes  #angel  #angels  #smoke  #smoking  #cigarettes  #stars  #shooting star  #shooting stars  #archangel  

Posted on 4 November, 2013
Reblogged from tierradentro  Source larmoyante

"All at once we were madly, clumsily, shamelessly, agonizingly in love with each other."

—  Vladimir Nabokov, Lolita

Tagged #Vladimir Nabokov  #Lolita  #quote  #quotes  #love  #romance  #lit  #literature  

Posted on 29 August, 2013
Reblogged from larmoyante  

grimzie:

She was Lo, plain Lo, in the morning standing 4 feet 10 in one sock. She was Lola in slacks. She was Dolly at school. She was Dolores on the dotted line. But in my arms she was always Lolita.

"Imagine me; I shall not exist if you do not imagine me; try to discern the doe in me, trembling in the forest of my own iniquity; let’s even smile a little. After all, there is no harm in smiling."

—  Vladimir Nabokov, Lolita

Tagged #Vladimir Nabokov  #Lolita  #quote  #quotes  #forest  #imagine  #smile  #lit  #literature  

Posted on 27 January, 2013

shutoutmine:


Lolita

shutoutmine:

Lolita

Tagged #Lolita  #Vladimir Nabokov  #dominique swain  #film  #film gif  #gif  #quote  #quotes  #jeremy irons  

Posted on 27 December, 2012
Reblogged from shutoutmine  

"Most of the dandelions had changed from suns into moons."

—  Vladimir Nabokov (via elleqtrocute)

Tagged #Vladimir Nabokov  #dandelion  #quote  #quotes  #sun  #moon  

Posted on 19 September, 2012
Reblogged from longsnowsmoon2  Source seabois

"And the rest is rust and stardust."

—  

Vladimir Nabokov, Lolita

(via lulublanchegoingonzo)

Tagged #Lolita  #Vladimir Nabokov  #rust  #stardust  #quote  #quotes  #lit  

Posted on 23 July, 2012
Reblogged from phenix-noire  Source goingonzo

tuulikki:

Lolita, light of my life, fire of my loins.

Narrated by Jeremy Irons

Tagged #lolita  #jeremy irons  #vladimir nabokov  #audiobook  #audio  

Posted on 24 June, 2012
Reblogged from tuulikki  

"I think it is all a matter of love: the more you love a memory, the stronger and stranger it is."

—  Vladimir Nabokov (via thechocolatebrigade)

Tagged #quote  #quotes  #love  #memory  #Vladimir Nabokov  

Posted on 30 April, 2012
Reblogged from rolandscapes  Source thechocolatebrigade

"It was love at first sight, at last sight, at ever and ever sight."

—  Vladimir Nabokov  (via theseventhsadness)

Tagged #Vladimir Nabokov  #love  #quote  #quotes  

Posted on 29 April, 2012
Reblogged from intelligentheart  

"I mean, I have the feeling that something in my mind is poisoning everything else."

—  Vladimir Nabokov, Lolita  (via lavandula)

Tagged #Lolita  #Vladimir Nabokov  #Quote  #Quotes  #Lit  #Literature  

Posted on 2 January, 2012
Reblogged from eyesofwolves  Source

"I have the feeling that something in my mind is poisoning everything else."

—  Lolita, Vladimir Nabokov (via taken1)

Tagged #Lolita  #Literature  #Lit  #Quote  #Quotes  #Vladimir Nabokov  

Posted on 30 October, 2011
Reblogged from elseavers  Source

"I think it is all a matter of love: the more you love a memory, the stronger and stranger it is."

—  Vladimir Nabokov (via inwardheartbeats)

Tagged #lit  #quotes  #Vladimir Nabokov  #Literature  #Quote  #Love  #Memory  

Posted on 18 September, 2011
Reblogged from vermeers  Source inwardheartbeats

“She was Lo, plain Lo, in the morning, standing four feet ten in one sock. She was Lola in slacks. She was Dolly at school. She was Dolores on the dotted line. But in my arms, she was always Lolita.

Tagged #film  #humbert humbert  #jeremy irons  #lolita  #vladimir nabokov  

Posted on 6 September, 2011
Reblogged from tashzky  


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