who is the authentic individual? one whose life, in the fruit of long silence, gains character and whose actions acquire the power to excite and arouse.
mysteries, yes. m. oliver
let me keep my distance, always, from those who think they have the answers. let me keep company always with those who say “look!” and laugh in astonishment, and bow their heads.
We live in a world of unreality and dreams. To give up our imaginary position as the center, to renounce it, not only intellectually but in the imaginative part of our soul, that means to awaken to what is real and eternal, to see the true light and hear the true silence. … To empty ourselves of our false divinity, to deny ourselves, to give up being the center of the world in...
from a to x. john berger
men love dreaming of comfort… women dream of places no longer being separated.