Alas”, said the mouse, “the whole world is growing smaller every...– A little Fable - Franz Kafka
Odds are, if you were raised in a Western culture, you think of emotions as...– Barbara Fredrickson
My God — life! Who can understand even one little minute of...
dictionaryofobscuresorrows: n. the ambiguous intensity of looking someone in the eye, which can feel simultaneously invasive and vulnerable—their pupils glittering, bottomless and opaque—as if you were peering through a hole in the door of a house, able to tell that there’s someone standing there, but unable to tell if you’re looking in or looking out.
If life has become merely a clutter of kitsch objects, an endless series of...– Christy Wampole, How to Live Without Irony
That is my principal objection to life, I think: It’s too easy, when...– Deadeye Dick, Kurt Vonnegut