A long time ago, she remembered her father saying that when the cold wind blows the lone wolf dies but the pack survives. He had it all backwards. Arya, the lone wolf, still lived, but the wolves of the pack had been taken and slain and skinned. - Arya Stark


I was interested in everything and committed to nothing.
- Gregory David Roberts, Shantaram. (via trentaine)
National Portrait Gallery - Portrait of Cate Blanchett By David Rosetzky.

The sun was gone, and the sky was full of stars. So many. She leaned her back against a fluted pillar and wondered if her brother was looking at the same stars tonight, wherever he might be. Do you see the white one, Quentyn? That is Nymeria’s star, burning bright, and that milky band behind her, those are ten thousand ships. She burned as bright as any man, and so shall I. You will not rob me of my birthright!

You made me say things that I would never have told anyone.
- Bibi Andersson (via blurrymelancholy)

Actors have this amazing skill — we bond quite quickly but equally we move on quite quickly. There’s nothing particularly cold or capricious about it — we’re troubadours and lead a troubadour’s lifestyle.

The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)

Her son was looking down at her, Catelyn realized. Was it war that made him grow so fast, she wondered, or the crown they had put on his head?