"There are only the pursued, the pursuing, the busy and the tired." "The trick is not minding that it hurts." "I'm so scared your little head will come off in my hands." "In all those things which deal with people, be liberal, be human. In all those things which deal with people's money, or their economy, or their form of government, be conservative." "What wound did ever heal but by degrees?" "Thou shalt NOT freak." "Pressure turns coal into diamonds...or an average person into a perfect basket case." "I like a mature person, if that's what you mean. Certainly." "Black lace on sweat" "Physics is pain" and I am a masochist. "Sometimes it feels like I'm beating a dead horse" "Sometimes you've just got to say, What The Fuck?" "We may bow to naked power because we cannot resist it." "Power corrupts. Absolute power corrupts absolutely. But it rocks absolutely, too." "It is absurd to hold that a man ought to be ashamed of being unable to defend himself with his limbs, but not of being unable to defend himself with speech and reason, when the use of rational speech is more distinctive of a human being than the use of his limbs." "Do I contradict myself? Very well then I contradict myself, (I am large, I contain multitudes.)" "No rules, no fear." "The government that governs best governs least." "You said I love you babe without a sound." "Shake me, speare me" “When I was about fourteen or fifteen I discovered some things inside of myself. I discovered that what was inside of me was infinite. That you can go down to the bottom of my soul and keep reaching and reaching and reaching. That everybody was like that. That the things…the power…the majesty that we all have as human beings is just unthinkable. Unfathomable. And that’s what I brought to my dancing.” ~ One Last Dance "We all have to lose ourselves sometimes, to find ourselves" "Can't wonder if it's the right thing or wrong thing to do. You've got to pack up and go." ~ White Hunter/Black Heart "Seduce my mind and you can have my body" "Everybody's got things that make their lives worth living. We all start out with insane enthusiasms that are tempered by age or suppressed for appearances." "The foreigners have the watches, but the locals have the time." “The opposite of depression is not happiness, but vitality." ""The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes." -Proust "pathetic loveliness of all spontaneous trust" "There are only two types of stories: those about leaving home and those about coming back." "My life has left me uniquely unfit for constraint" "Ours the wild life in tumult still to range From toil to rest, and joy in every change" "Great art is about pursuing the most powerful madness, but having the strength not to succumb to it" "A thing to which the darkness was a comfort and a surrounding defense" "Doesn't matter where you've been, as long as it was deep" "Your spirit answered the spirit of the river...Only by a river will you be happy" "It's not our choices that define us but out commitment to them" "We're just too stupid to improve ourselves by thinking. Only lust can save us." "That there's only an idea of power. Because it's a myth, the people who chase after it chase after it without any kind of limitations and it becomes obsessional." "Why? Because I'm interested in you." "I find her terrifying because I am no better than she is. I find her terrifying because even in the moments when I judged her the harshest I thought, Would I do any differently? Have I behaved any better? Do I know that I would behave any better? No." "Each in the cell of himself is almost convinced of his freedom" ~ W. H. Auden "what ultimately defines one relationship is another relationship" "that group of martyrs whose political faith is as strong as was the religious faith of their ancestors" "To know it's true but still ask why" "feel the beat of the rhythm of the night" "All I want is someone I can't resist" "If you're like many of us, you've spent years trying to feel comfortable in your own skin and to figure out what to do with your life. This is your most important purpose: to fully move into the power of your authentic self and to discover how to put that power to work in the world. " “I don’t have a plan... That’s all right Babe. Your plans never work out anyway." "Close your eyes and surrender to your darkest dreams. Purge your thoughts of the life you knew before. Close your eyes, let your spirit start to soar. And you live as you've never lived before" "And those things do best please me that befall preposterously"' "a union in partition" Brethren born of a Bacchian beast "Bad decisions and good stories or good decisions and no stories?" "They see sanctions as like, 'Oh they still care!'" "The aim of life is to be happy. The place to be happy is here. The time to be happy is now." "There's no set of criteria. It's just...instinct." ~ Blue "Be like water my friends and let everything flow"~ Bruce Lee "Te conformas con un beso" "Plus rien n'est grave" "filthy cute...burning desire" "divide and conquer"