A blank piece of paper is God’s way of telling us how hard it is to be God.
Archives for July 2018
Like Chekhov, I am a collector of souls. I think if I hadn’t been an artist, I could have been a psychiatrist.
Gestures, in love, are incomparably more attractive, effective and valuable than words.
I want my photographs to work on several levels: visually, emotionally and intellectually. I want my photojournalism to deal with the universal experience of Life, to provide insights into life. Actually, those are lofty goals which I seldom achieve.
Every production of an artist should be the expression of an adventure of his soul.
Photography is a contest between a photographer and the presumptions of approximate and habitual seeing. The contest can be held anywhere.
This suspense is terrible. I hope it will last.
History is not another name for the past. It is the name for stories about the past.
When they made this particular hero, they didn’t give him a gun – they gave him a screwdriver to fix things. They didn’t give him a tank or a warship or an X-wing fighter – they gave him a call box from which you can call for help. And they didn’t give him a superpower or pointy ears or a heat ray – they gave him an extra heart. They Steven MoffatRead More
Detail makes the difference between boring and terrific writing. As a writer, words are your paint. Use all the colors.