"Writing is easy. You just stare at a blank piece of paper until your forehead bleeds."
"Learn what is to be taken seriously and laugh at the rest."
- Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
- Aperture: f/16
- Exposure: 1/125th
- Focal Length: 70mm
"Chaos is rejecting all you have learned, chaos is being yourself.
—Emile M. Cioran"
"In this uncontainable night,
be the mystery at the crossroads of your senses,
the meaning discovered there.
And if the world has ceased to hear you,
say to the silent earth: I flow.
To the rushing water, speak: I am."
"The basic meaning of etiquette is to be quick at both the beginning and end and tranquil in the middle."
"If there were a little more silence, if we all kept quiet…maybe we could understand something."
"Let everything happen to you,
Beauty and terror.
Just keep going,
No feeling is final."
"As always at soirees, she was wearing a gown in the fashion of the time, quite open in front and back. Her bust, which had always looked like marble to Pierre, was now such a short distance from him that he could involuntarily make out with his nearsighted eyes the living loveliness of her shoulders and neck, and so close to his lips that he had only to lean forward a little to touch her. He sensed the warmth of her body, the smell of her perfume, and the creaking of her corset as she breathed. He saw not her marble beauty, which made one with her gown, he saw and sensed all the loveliness of her body, which was merely covered with clothes. And once he had seen it, he could not see otherwise, as we cannot return to a once-exposed deception"