Archive for April 2015

Utopia is on the horizon. I move two steps closer; it moves two steps further away.
I walk another ten steps and the horizon runs ten steps further away.
As much as I may walk, I'll never reach it.
So what's the point of utopia?
The point is this: to keep walking.

Eduardo Galeano

Hejira

April 17th, 2015 Posted In: Art Tags: , , , ,

To be 15 and in London with your brother and roaming the big city for 2 weeks with no phone and no parents and buying records at HMV on Leicester Square and taking this one back to your aunt’s flat and listening to this old American lady that you didn’t really understand but there was […]

Si tu veux construire un bateau, ne rassemble pas tes hommes et femmes pour leur donner des ordres, pour expliquer chaque détail, pour leur dire où trouver chaque chose.
Si tu veux construire un bateau, fais naître dans le cœur de tes hommes et femmes le désir de la mer.

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

When death comes

April 12th, 2015 Posted In: Art Tags: , , , , , ,

When death comes like the hungry bear in autumn when death comes and takes all the bright coins from his purse to buy me, and snaps his purse shut; when death comes like the measle-pox; when death comes like an iceberg between the shoulder blades, I want to step through the door full of curiosity, […]

Tenderness is what love looks like in private.
Justice is what love looks like in public.

Cornell West

Sentiment without action is the ruin of the soul.

Edward Abbey