The Word Made Flesh
"Next you’ll be finding pleasure in a toothache!’ you’ll cry with a laugh"
 
From chaper 4 of Dostoevsky’s Notes from Underground. 

"Next you’ll be finding pleasure in a toothache!’ you’ll cry with a laugh"

 

From chaper 4 of Dostoevsky’s Notes from Underground. 

People have to talk about something just to keep their voice boxes in working order, so they’ll have good voice boxes in case there’s ever anything really meaningful to say.
Kurt Vonnegut
This is my “So it goes” tattoo, located right below my left elbow crease. The quote is from Slaughterhouse-Five or The Children’s Crusade by Kurt Vonnegut, my favorite book of all time.
The other is my oxford semicolon tattoo behind my right ear. I got both done on the same day and so far they are my favorite because they’re book related.

This is my “So it goes” tattoo, located right below my left elbow crease. The quote is from Slaughterhouse-Five or The Children’s Crusade by Kurt Vonnegut, my favorite book of all time.

The other is my oxford semicolon tattoo behind my right ear. I got both done on the same day and so far they are my favorite because they’re book related.

The first tattoo I ever got is of the 3rd paragraph in my favorite book, Infinite Jest!

The first tattoo I ever got is of the 3rd paragraph in my favorite book, Infinite Jest!

We are all born mad. Some remain so.
Beckett
"Not all those who wander are lost" from J.R.R. Tolkien in Elvish.  These words and these books mean so much to someone who has never felt she was on a clearly defined path, but still knows she is headed in the right direction.

"Not all those who wander are lost" from J.R.R. Tolkien in Elvish.  These words and these books mean so much to someone who has never felt she was on a clearly defined path, but still knows she is headed in the right direction.

"But they were made out of thin invisible steel" - A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (pg 69)

"But they were made out of thin invisible steel" - A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (pg 69)

We live not alone but chained to a creature of a different kingdom: our body.
Proust
My Bene Gesserit Litany Against Fear tattoo. Done in September 2011 by Ron Ricci in Hyannis, MA.

My Bene Gesserit Litany Against Fear tattoo. Done in September 2011 by Ron Ricci in Hyannis, MA.

From It’s a Good Life If You Don’t Weaken, a graphic novella by Seth.

From It’s a Good Life If You Don’t Weaken, a graphic novella by Seth.

I had been looking for leaders, but I realized that leadership is about being the first to act.
Edward Snowden
"Sometimes you just have to pee in the sink."-Charles Bukowski 

"Sometimes you just have to pee in the sink."-Charles Bukowski 

Public virtue is a kind of ghost town into which anyone can move and declare himself sheriff.
Saul Bellow
Here’s my tattoo. It’s the front cover of my favourite book Apathy and Other Small Victories by Paul Neilan

Here’s my tattoo. It’s the front cover of my favourite book Apathy and Other Small Victories by Paul Neilan

Picasso’s interpretation of Don Quixote

Picasso’s interpretation of Don Quixote