"I want very much to tell, to talk about, the wholeness inside every human being. It’s a strange thing that every human being has a sort of dignity or wholeness in him, and out of that develops relationships to other human beings, tensions, misunderstandings, tenderness, coming in contact, touching and being touched, the cutting off of a contact and what happens then."
— Ingmar Bergman (via bergmaniac)
"We believe that we know something about the things themselves when we speak of trees, colors, snow, and flowers; and yet we possess nothing but metaphors for things — metaphors which correspond in no way to the original entities."
"Why remember a detail like that? No reason, no reason he can think of, except that reason and memory are nearly always at odds"
— Sunset Park by Paul Auster. (via syllogismpony68)
"The appearance of things change according to the emotions, and thus we see beauty in them, while the beauty is really in ourselves."
— Kahlil Gibran (via poppy-darling)