Living like an empty shell is not really living, no matter how many years it might go on
suffering is a misunderstood pain
It’s not a question of better or worse. The point is, not to resist the flow. You go up when you’re supposed to go up and down when you’re supposed to go down. When you’re supposed to go up, find the highest tower and climb to the top. When you’re supposed to go down, find the deepest well and go down to the bottom. When there’s no flow, stay still. If you resist the flow, everything dries up. If everything dries up, the world is darkness.
Whatever it is you’re seeking won’t come in the form you’re expecting.
Lost opportunities, lost possibilities, feelings we can never get back again. That’s part of what it means to be alive.
And everywhere, infinite options, infinite possibilities. An infinity, and at the same time, zero. We try to scoop it all up in our hands, and what we get is a handful of zero. That’s the city
Only the dead stay 17 forever.
La violenza non assume soltanto forme visibili, e non sempre dalle ferite scorre il sangue.
Pills and fortune-telling and dieting: nobody can stop her when it comes to any of those things.
The ones with no imagination are always the quickest to justify themselves