"‘Pooh,’ he whispered. ‘Yes, Piglet?’ ‘Nothing,’ said Piglet, taking Pooh’s paw, ‘I just wanted to be sure of you.’"
"A Carolina wren swipes its bill back and forth on the end of a dead limb, as if sharpening a knife. A groundhog sneezes in the strong sun."
"Without your integrity, you are merely a succession of meaningless moments, always vanishing."
— Franz Metcalf & BJ Gallagher (via tricyclemag)
"Roses are red. Violets are blue. The brutal truth of humans’ rape of nature must be sedated by distraction & needless activity."
"Life doesn’t last; art doesn’t last. It doesn’t matter."
— Eva Hesse (via frieze_magazine)
"We were able to show that honeybees learned to simultaneously discriminate between five different Monet and Picasso paintings."
— Judith Reinhard
"We need at least one friend who understands what we do not say."
— Dr. Sunwolf
"The more deeply I go into myself, the more I am not myself, and yet this is the very heart of me."
— Alan Watts