Quotes


Let me tell you a secret: there is no such thing as an uninteresting life.

Rohinton Mistry, A Fine Balance


The sound of rain needs no translation.

Morimoto Roshi


There would seem to be nothing more obvious, more tangible and palpable than the present moment. And yet it eludes us completely. All the sadness of life lies in that fact.

Milan Kundera, The Art of the Novel


For backward or forward, eternity is the same; already have we been the nothing we dread to be.

Herman Melville, Mardi and a Voyage Thither


If we opened people up, we’d find landscapes.

Agnes Varda


For us, there is only the trying. The rest is not our business.

T.S. Eliot


If this one day in the lifetime of a hundred years is lost, will you ever get your hands on it again?

Dogen