There are five ways in which men pass through life: as gentlemen, warriors, farmers, artisans and merchants.
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Nothing will tell you where you are. Each moment is a place you’ve never been.
I love unmade beds. I love when people are drunk and crying and cannot be anything but honest in that moment. I love the look in people’s eyes when they realize they’re in love. I love the way people look when they first wake up and they’ve forgotten their...
I’ve always believed one could live many lives through the way we dress and the places we travel to, even if just in our imagination.
Life will break you. Nobody can protect you from that, and living alone won’t either, for solitude will also break you with its yearning. You have to love. You have to feel. It is the reason you are here on earth. You are here to risk your heart. You...
Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not, and a sense of humor was provided to console him for what he is.
Life is uncharted territory. It reveals its story one moment at a time.
The only real voyage consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes; in seeing the universe through the eyes of another, one hundred others; in seeing the hundred universes that each of them sees.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
Every writer “creates” his own precursors. His work modifies our conception of the past, as it will modify the future.