"Narrow minds devoid of imagination. Intolerance, theories cut off from reality, empty terminology, usurped ideals, inflexible systems. Those are the things that really frighten me. What I absolutely fear and loathe."
— Haruki Murakami
(Source: barney-barrett, via gnvrcissism)
"I can’t really say, but something’s happening. The air pressure, the way sound reverberates, the reflection of light, how bodies move and time passes – it’s all transforming, bit by bit. It’s like each small change is a drop that’s steadily building up into a stream."
— Haruki Murakami, Kafka on the Shore (via twomonocles)
(Source: nautics, via epitrope)
"Like me,” I said.
“No, You’re different. I can tell there’s something special about you. The emotional shell around you is so hard everything inside has got to be still intact.”
“That’s right,” she said."
— Haruki Murakami (via prettygeek)