"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)
"Talking about dreams is like talking about films, since the cinema uses the language of dreams; years can pass in a second and you can hop from one place to another. It’s a language made of image. And in the real cinema, every object and every light means something, as in a dream."
— Federico Fellini (via avec-des-sentiments)
"for tenderness between people is nothing other than awareness of the possibility of relations without purpose, a solace still glimpsed by those embroiled in purposes; a legacy of old privileges promising a privilege-free condition."
— Theodor W. Adorno, Minima Moralia (via fictionalhorse)