A breeze ruffled the neat hedges of Privet Drive, which lay silent and tidy under the inky sky, the very last place you would expect astonishing things to happen. Harry Potter rolled over inside his blankets without waking up. One small hand closed on the letter beside him and he slept on, not knowing he was special, not knowing he was famous, not knowing he would be woken in a few hours’ time by Mrs. Dursley’s scream as she opened the front door to put out the milk bottles, nor that he would spend the next few weeks being prodded and pinched by his cousin Dudley…He couldn’t know that at this very moment, people meeting in secret all over the country were holding up their glasses and saying in hushed voices: “To Harry Potter - the boy who lived!

1 week ago via claraoswin ( source asheathes ) with 7,921 notes

lixabiz:

My First Doctor: Nine

It’s like when you’re a kid. The first time they tell you that the world’s turning and you just can’t quite believe it ‘cause everything looks like it’s standin’ still. I can feel it. The turn of the Earth. The ground beneath our feet is spinnin’ at 1,000 miles an hour and the entire planet is hurtling around the sun at 67,000 miles an hour, and I can feel it. We’re fallin’ through space, you and me, clinging to the skin of this tiny little world, and if we let go… That’s who I am.

1 week ago via doctorwhod ( source lixabiz ) with 2,781 notes

It’s all shopping lists and electricity bills and biscuits and… I love it. And I love you. And I love the privilege of when we’re together.

"The way I see it, every life is a pile of good things and bad things. The good things don’t always soften the bad things, but vice versa the bad things don’t always spoil the good things and make them unimportant."

Season 5, Episode 10: Vincent and the Doctor
"The way I see it, every life is a pile of good things and bad things. The good things don’t always soften the bad things, but vice-versa, the bad things don’t necessarily spoil the good things and make them unimportant."
1 month ago via stupidape ( source strydering ) with 5,250 notes

tenshair:

Doctor Who Fest: Day Three

↳ Favorite Scenery: New Earth
"It’s the year five billion and twenty three. We’re in the galaxy M87, and this? This is New Earth."

"He’ll be famous — a legend — I wouldn’t be surprised if today was known as Harry Potter day in the future — there will be books written about Harry — every child in our world will know his name!"

anonymous asked you: harry potter or the hunger games?
2 months ago via broomstix ( source doctorwhos ) with 9,273 notes

-claraoswin:

The universe is big. it’s vast and complicated and ridiculous. And sometimes, very rarely, impossible things just happen, and we call them miracles.

The Day of The Doctor scenery

You seem to be drifting, Sweetheart.
I’m not drifting. I’m waiting.

HW