This is no longer a throne room. This is a tomb for the both of us. You see, a king without compassion does not deserve a kingdom. You will never possess the crystal! You and I will die here, together. Now I understand why the people of Laputa vanished. This is a song from my home in the valley of Gondoa that explains everything. It says, “Take root in the ground, live in harmony with the wind, plant your seeds in the winter, and rejoice with the birds in the coming of spring.” No matter how many weapons you have, no matter how great your technology might be, the world cannot live without love
55/250: Laputa: Castle in the Sky (Tenkû no shiro Rapyuta) (Japan 1986) - Hayao Miyazaki
“Many of my movies have strong female leads–brave, self-sufficient girls that don’t think twice about fighting for what they believe in with all their heart. They’ll need a friend, or a supporter, but never a saviour”
Some Totoro gifs. Some more succcessful then others.
“I began to think of my feelings for him and of his feelings for me for the first time. How come he seemed to sort out my mixed-up thoughts? How come I let him get so close? Somehow he seemed older than me. My mind raced as I sat beside him…”
-Taeko, Only Yesterday
Studio Ghibli - Whisper of the Heart - Scenery Porn #9
Studio Ghibli - Whisper of the Heart - Scenery Porn #10