3:47 am

"...films do not keep time, they are laughing at us; they go on, we don't- how many more screenings do we have left?" -Oren Moverman

Some books should be tasted, some devoured, but only a few should be chewed and digested thoroughly.

—Francis Bacon (via observando)

Youth is the age of despairs.

—Lawrence Durrell, Mountolive (via aphidempire)

It takes a lot of neurosis to write a novel. If you were really sensible, you’d do something else.

—Lawrence Durrell (via maxkirin)

"Are we to paint what’s on the face, what’s inside the face, or what’s behind it?" - Pablo Picasso

"Now if I wrote I would try for a multi-dimensional effect in character, a sort of prism sightedness. Why should people not show more than one profile at a time?" - Lawrence Durrell