1. The truly free man is the one who can turn down an invitation to dinner without giving an excuse.
    — Jules Renard

  2. A man sometimes devotes his life to a desire which he is not sure will ever be fulfilled. Those who laugh at this folly are, after all, no more than mere spectators of life.
    — Ryūnosuke Akutagawa

  3. What I mean by an educated taste is someone who has the same tastes that I have.
    — Edward Albee


  5. You’re always haunted by the idea you’re wasting your life.
    — Chuck Palahniuk

    (via modularized)


  6. I went on to flickr and it was just thousands of pieces of shit, and I just couldn’t believe it. And it’s just all conventional, it’s all cliches, it’s just one visual convention after another.



  9. There comes a time in a man’s life when to get where he has to go—if there are no doors or windows—he walks through a wall.
    — Bernard Malamud

  10. It’s not what you are, it’s what you don’t become that hurts.
    — Oscar Levant

    (via mywildloves)


  11. nevver:

    I blocked the sunlight, Ghislain Mirat



  13. Stop measuring days by degree of productivity and start experiencing them by degree of presence.
    — Alan Watts

    (via bike-on-the-road)