“My story isn’t sweet and harmonious like invented stories. It tastes of folly and bewilderment, of madness and dream, like the life of all people who no longer want to lie to themselves.”
El Tercer Hombre / Graham Greene
Model’s rest, Jose Ferraz de Almeida Junior, 1882
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“I am interested in language because it wounds or seduces me.”
“You’ve been criticizing yourself for years and it hasn’t worked. Try accepting yourself and see what happens.”
Eduardo Galeano, La pequeña muerte, El libro de los abrazos (1989).
Arthur Streeton (Australian, 1867-1943), Tea in the Garden, Grange Road, 1930. Oil on canvas, 64 x 76.5 cm.
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