The beauty of being a woman, as the French say, “of a certain age”, is that I can be invisible. Young people, both men and women, look right through me, unless I make the effort to be noticed.
There were more recent markings as well-initials scratched over the pictographs, some with dates. people were always wanting to announce their existence to the world in a way that would surpass the ages, creating some sort of immortality. For all Karigan knew, the more ancient carvings were just another incarnation of such an urge.
The truth, when it matches with what we want, think, or believe already, we love it. But, when it doesn’t, we either hate it or ignore it, or both.
#PRAISE #CRITICISM #NEUTRAL
If you live off people’s compliments..you will soon die of their criticism..
A secret to which truth has always initiated her lovers, and through which they have learned that it is in hiding that she offers herself to them most truly.
No, sir. I make it a rule of mine: The more it looks like Queer Street, the less I ask.
Love is love. It doesn’t matter what kind it is.
Sometimes simplicity brings you curiosity.
The longer a thing is to take doing, the more reason to begin at once
Sometimes the truth isn’t obvious; sometimes it exists in the silence, in the emptiness between the spaces, but we’re too afraid to hear it.