Isn’t it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back, everything is different.
People who believe they’ll be happy if they go and live somewhere else, learn it doesn’t work that way. Wherever you go, you take yourself with you.
Men do not quit playing because they grow old; they grow old because they quit playing.
I’ve always known that there’s more going on inside me than finds its way into the world, but this is probably true of everyone. Who doesn’t regret that he isn’t more fully understood?
There’s always a story. It’s all stories, really. The sun coming up every day is a story. Everything’s got a story in it. Change the story, change the world.
There’s something about the very personal experience of smelling that makes pinning it down with words somehow irresistible, and the online economy has made it easier than ever for people to sample esoteric smells in order to write about them.
And this I believe: that the free, exploring mind of the individual human is the most valuable thing in the world. And this I would fight for: the freedom of the mind to take any direction it wishes, undirected.
It is very sad to me that some people are so intent on leaving their mark on the world that they don’t care if that mark is a scar.