Category: Quotes

One Realization

“AND IN THE END THE MOST IMPORTANT PIECE OF ADVICE THAT MY PAST HAS GIVEN ME IS TO ENJOY LIFE WHILE YOU’RE LIVING IT YOU CAN NEVER KNOW WHICH MOMENTS WILL BE THE ONES THAT YOU’LL REMEMBER AND WHEN HAPPINESS WILL HIT YOU SO BE OPEN FOR ANYTHING AT ANY TIME DO NOT FRET OVER THE PAST BUT LEARN FROM… Read more →

A Passage to India

“MOST OF LIFE IS SO DULL THAT THERE IS NOTHING TO BE SAID ABOUT IT, AND THE BOOKS AND TALK THAT WOULD DESCRIBE IT AS INTERESTING ARE OBLIGED TO EXAGGERATE, IN THE HOPE OF JUSTIFYING THEIR OWN EXISTENCE. INSIDE ITS COCOON OF WORK OR SOCIAL OBLIGATION, THE HUMAN SPIRIT SLUMBERS FOR THE MOST PART, REGISTERING THE DISTINCTION BETWEEN PLEASURE AND… Read more →

Do What You’d Love Forever

“MY DEAR, FIND WHAT YOU LOVE, AND LET IT KILL YOU. LET IT CLING ONTO YOUR BACK AND WEIGH YOU DOWN WITH EVENTUAL NOTHINGNESS. LET IT KILL YOU AND DEVOUR YOUR REMAINS. FOR ALL THINGS WILL KILL YOU, BOTH SLOWLY AND FASTLY, BUT IT’S MUCH BETTER TO BE KILLED BY A LOVER. – FALSELY YOURS, HENRY CHARLES BUKOWSKI” Read more →

One at a Time

“THIS IS ONE MORE PIECE OF ADVICE I HAVE FOR YOU: DON’T GET IMPATIENT. EVEN IF THINGS ARE SO TANGLED UP AND YOU CAN’T DO ANYTHING, DON’T GET DESPERATE AND BLOW A FUSE AND START YANKING ON ONE PARTICULAR THREAD BEFORE IT’S READY TO COME UNDONE. YOU HAVE TO REALIZE IT’S GOING TO BE A LONG PROCESS AND THAT YOU’LL… Read more →

Make Great Mistakes

“IN LIFE WE DO THINGS. SOME WE WISH WE HAD NEVER DONE. SOME WE WISH WE COULD REPLAY A MILLION TIMES IN OUR HEADS. BUT THEY ALL MAKE US WHO WE ARE. AND IN THE END THEY SHAPE EVERY DETAIL ABOUT US. IF WE WERE TO REVERSE ANY OF THEM WE WOULDN’T BE THE PERSON WE ARE. SO JUST LIVE,… Read more →