I gave a speech in my speech class about the destruction of learning and self-discovery in the current US school system because of things like standardized testing and the No Child Left Behind Act. My teacher came up to me personally at the end of class and said she loved my content…after she said in front of the class that she would have changed the entire structure of the speech.

Creativity wrecker, stop sending them mixed messages.

You have to write millions of words no one is ever going to see before you can write the ones that will change someone’s life.
Joe Bunting (via mdsanigeria)

cophines:

Fangirl challenge | [10/10] female characters 

"Careful? Tried that once. Ever so dull."

queen.

Most people die at 25 and aren’t buried until they’re 75.

Benjamin Franklin (via vitael)

Best quote ever

(via stay-alive4urdreams)

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religiousmom:

School just really sucks cause they take this wonderful concept of learning and discovering new things and just completely ruin it with the atmosphere of judgement and suppression of creativity and strict deadlines and basing your intelligence on a letter and wow you ruined it nice job


wholockian-bookworm:

Yes, there is a theme here…Tomorrow I will began to read my ever growing stack of novels i keep buying..and will update accordingly..So for the next few days my mind will be full of these..

You think your pain and your heartbreak are unprecedented in the history of the world, but then you read.
James Baldwin (via books-foreverandalways)

yeahwriters:

Daniel Radcliffe by Matthew Lyn for Sharp Magazine

Oooooh hellooooo

umm :0

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