A fire broke out backstage in a theatre. The clown came out to warn the public; they thought it was a joke and applauded. He repeated it; the acclaim was even greater.
I think that’s just how the world will come to an end: to general applause from wits who believe it’s a joke.

Soren Kierkegaard, Either/Or  (via elige)

(Source: tierradentro)

There are accepted revolutions, revolutions which are called revolutions; there are refused revolutions, which are called riots.

Les Miserables Volume 5, Book 1, Chapter 20 (via rrosejonathanselavy)
Pale Flesh / Crystal Castles