I am a curious creature and put my finger in as many cakes as I can: history, film, technology, etc. I'm also a freak for urban history, particularly Barcelona, Paris and New York. I know more weird stuff about 19th-century Manhattan than is probably healthy.
Carlos Ruiz Zafon
Euphemism is a human device to conceal the horrors of reality.
I went through a phase where I thought nostalgia was a bad thing.
The great corrupter of public man is the ego. Looking at the mirror distracts one's attention from the problem.
There's no glamour in Nirvana, no glamour at all, in fact.
Everyone wants to pluck eyebrows. I thinned them out real thin once and it just didn't look like me.