“The rich man is always sold to the institution which makes him rich.” - Henry David Thoreau, Civil Disobedience

“You only know me as you see me, not as I actually am.” -   Immanuel Kant

I choose you over anyone.

“I guess that’s just part of loving people: You have to give things up. Sometimes you even have to give them up.” -

At the close of a long hot summer, the appearance of the pumpkin heralds the welcome arrival of autumn.


“Totalitarianism is never content to rule by external means, namely, through the state and a machinery of violence; thanks

Appreciate this moment. Stop and look around you. Be thankful for all you have and where you are because this time next year,...

The past is just a story we tell ourselves.


— ¡Ah! Si usted supiese cómo, a menudo, he estado enamorado de esta manera. — ¿Cómo? ¿de quién? — De nadie, del ideal, de


I’m jealous of people who do what they want because I do what I must, and it’s rarely what i want.


"Noches blancas" Fiódor Dostoievski, 1848.

shy smile

“We have only a little time to please the living. But all eternity to love the dead.” ~ Sophocles, Antigone

I do not speak as I think, I do not think as I should, and so it all goes on in helpless darkness.  - Franz Kafka,

In a mad world, only the mad are sane.

_Akira Kurosawa_

“For we all of us, grave or light, get our thoughts entangled in metaphors, and act fatally on the strength of them.” -

There are people we meet in life who miss being important to us by inches, days, or heartbeats. Another place or time or

_Jonathan Carroll_

If you're not going to swim deep with me, then get out of my waters.

It’s all too much and not enough at the same time.

_Jack Kerouac_

“I know that I know nothing.” -Socrates

“Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.” —...

William Shakespeare, Macbeth: Act I, Scene 4

"Don’t give up on the person you’re becoming."

I wanted it so much. I don’t know why I wanted it so much.

_Ernest Hemingway // Cat in the Rain_