Random quote of the day:

“I will start out this evening with an assertion: fantasy is a place where it rains.”

—Italo Calvino, Six Memos for the Next Millennium (tr. Patrick Creagh)

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Random quote of the day:

“I quote others only in order to better express myself.”

—Michel de Montaigne, Essais, Book I

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Random quote of the day:

“[Happiness] always looks small while you hold it in your hands, but let it go, and you learn at once how big and precious it is.”

—Maxim Gorky, The Zykovs (tr. Alexander Baksky and Paul S. Nathan)

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Random quote of the day:

“I photograph because I must elude the part of myself that thinks there are words for everything.”

—Teju Cole, Twitterfeed, June 20, 2013

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Random quote of the day:

“As a kid, I asked ‘If adults are so smart then why is everything screwed up?’ As an adult, I still ask that question.”

—Sherman Alexie, Twitterfeed, June 20, 2013

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Random quote of the day:

“Originality consists in trying to be like everybody else—and failing.”

—Raymond Radiguet, quoted by Jean Cocteau in his acceptance speech to the Académie Francaise, October 1955

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Random quote of the day:

“All humans carry the DNA of ancestors who travelled a long way from where they started, who were pushed from their lands by force or by scarcity or yearning for something they couldn’t find, all humans are made up of oppressor and oppressed.”

—Tracy Cochran, “Finding King Arthur,” tracycochran.org, June 4, 2013

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Random quote of the day:

“Sometimes you lay an egg, and people will say, It was too early. Audiences weren’t ready for it. Bullshit. If it’s good, it’s good. If it’s bad, it’s bad.”

—Billy Wilder, The Paris Review, Issue 138, Spring 1996

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Random quote of the day:

“It is human nature to think wisely and to act in an absurd fashion.”

—Anatole France, Le livre de mon ami

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Random quote of the day:

“There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only the infinite passion of life.”

—Federico Fellini, Fellini on Fellini, eds. Keel and Strich, tr. Quigly

Happy Holidays, everyone. See you in 2018.

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