Umberto Eco ~ We Live For Books
"We Live for Books"
(5 January 1932 – 19 February 2016)
C.s. Lewis ~ Friendship
“A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words.”
Galileo ~ On Truths
"All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them."
Galileo Galilei, was an Italian astronomer, physicist, engineer, philosopher, and mathematician who played a major role in the scientific revolution during the Renaissance. (Wikipedia)
(February 15, 1564 - January 8, 1642)
Saul Bellow ~ On Advice
"When we ask for advice, we are usually looking for an accomplice."
Javier Marias ~ Illusions
“Illusions are important. What you remember can be as important as what really happens.”
Brassai ~ Folies Bergere
Brassai (Ghula Halasz,1899-1984)-.Juan-les-pins, Folies Bergère, 1932
Jules Brassai ~ The Otherness Of The Night
"The Night suggests, it does not show. The Night disquiets and surprises us with its otherness. It releases forces within us which by day are dominated by reason."
Happy Birthday Virginia Woolf
Happy birthday, Virginia Woolf.
Virginia was born on this day (25th of January) in 1882 in Kensington,London, Uk.
Milan Kundera ~ My Ambition
"My lifetime ambition has been to unite the seriousness of question with the lightness of form.”
Rodin ~ Time
Nothing is a waste of time if you use the experience wisely.