She speaks poniards, and every word stabs:
if her breath were as terrible as her terminations,
there were no living near her; she would infect to
the north star.
Benedick (Much Ado About Nothing, Act II scene i)
(Source: dailyshakespeare, via dailyshakespeare)
Children’s and YA books are about being brave and kind, about learning wisdom and love, about that journey into and through maturity that we all keep starting, and starting again, no matter how old we get. I think that’s why so many adults read YA: we’re never done coming of age.
Betsy Cornwell, interview in Uncommon YA (via betsycornwell)
(Source: lady-adventurer, via prettybooks)
It’s weird that pirates would go from shore to shore looking for buried treasure when the real treasure was in the friendships they were making