Posts tagged with life
You long to break out but comfort yourself with the structure you rebel against.
The End of Alice
Opening his apartment door, he found the place looking even emptier than usual, the same vacuum he had left behind that morning.
If we, citizens, do not support our artists, then we sacrifice our imagination on the altar of crude reality and we end up believing in nothing and having worthless dreams.
Life is not a drip. Life is a flame. What do you imagine the sun is made of? Raindrops? I don’t think so. Life is not wet, young man. Life burns.
There was another life that I might have had, but I am having this one.
reblogged from -070991
I would like to be remembered as a man who had a wonderful time living life, a man who had good friends, fine family and I don’t think I could ask for anything more than that, actually.
reblogged from neatlyinshambles
What kind of idea are you? Are you the kind that compromises, does deals, accomodates itself to society, aims to find a niche, to survive; or are you the cussed, bloody-minded, ramrod-backed type of damnfool notion that would rather break than sway with the breeze? – The kind that will almost certainly, ninety-nine times out of hundred, be smashed to bits; but, the hundredth time, will change the world.
Salman Rushdie, The Satanic Verses