"Faced with the daily prospects of failure and self-loathing, a numb chrysalis starts to develop around you, and if you are not careful you wake up one morning to find yourself not awake, but in a semi-comatose state, baked into a hardened shell, breathless and mind-numbing. You have to poke your finger through the hardened crispy shell, and after you’ve pushed it through you have to wiggle it about until eventually the hole is big enough to smash a whole fist through."
Eye movements made by subjects while examining I. E. Repin’s painting “An Unexpected Visitor”, with different questions in mind: (b) “Remember the clothes worn by the people.” (c) “Remember the positions of the people and objects in the room.” (d) “Estimate how long the ‘unexpected visitor’ had been away from the family.” (A. L. Yarbus, “Eye movements during perception of complex objects”, 1967)
"when it comes to you i don’t just feel butterflies, i feel the entire goddamn animal kingdom"
i do not make films primarily for children.i make them for the child in all of us, whether he be six or sixty (Walt Disney)
I took this photo in Florence. i was in front of them for 1 hour, trying to photograph the correct symmetry