ginga gringa

The blog of multi-instrumentalist, Brazilophile and thrift-a-holic Mercedes Landazuri.

In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.

—Albert Schweitzer (via cherpeace)

(Source: onlinecounsellingcollege, via whoisbobbparris)

thatkindofwoman:

Rosa Luxemburg, Simone De Beauvoir and Emma Goldman  (1930’s)  

Pipettes

thatkindofwoman:

Rosa Luxemburg, Simone De Beauvoir and Emma Goldman  (1930’s)  

Pipettes

vogue:

STREET STYLE: Veuve Clicquot’s Fifth Annual Polo Classic


Jacques Demi-esque

vogue:

STREET STYLE: Veuve Clicquot’s Fifth Annual Polo Classic

Jacques Demi-esque

(via thatkindofwoman)

This is one more piece of advice I have for you: don’t get impatient. Even if things are so tangled up you can’t do anything, don’t get desperate or blow a fuse and start yanking on one particular thread before it’s ready to come undone. You have to figure it’s going to be a long process and that you’ll work on things slowly, one at a time.

—Norwegian Wood, Haruki Murakami  (via thatkindofwoman)

Isso.

(Source: quote-book, via thatkindofwoman)

Most ExeRent bRog: On Quoting Shakespeare

mostexerent:

If you cannot understand my argument, and declare “It’s Greek to me”, you are quoting Shakespeare; if you claim to be more sinned against than sinning, you are quoting Shakespeare; if you recall your salad days, you are quoting Shakespeare; if you act more in sorrow than in anger; if your wish is…