Tag Archive: Quotes

The Alchemy of Dreams

Alchemy: any magical power or process of transmuting a common substance, usually of little value, into a substance of great value It was two days before my 30th birthday. I had finally found… Continue reading

Where (s)he had felt most at home

“Whereas the tourist generally hurries back home at the end of a few weeks or months, the traveler belonging no more to one place than to the next, moves slowly over periods of… Continue reading

What my heart knows

Late night reflections, like so many times before. I have an 8 year long archive to prove it, and sometimes I amuse myself with looking at where I was this exact day a… Continue reading

The aim of life is to live

The aim of life is to live, and to live means to be aware, joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware. Henry Miller

(Have no) Fear of failure!

There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: Fear of failure The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

Chaos and moonlight

A region of chaos and moonlight. She liked it there. — Anaïs Nin

Too much and not enough

It’s all too much and not enough at the same time. Jack Kerouac

The journey’s inner purpose

If our destination, or the steps you are going to take in the future, take up so much of your attention that they become more important to you than the step you are… Continue reading

Life was beginning

And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again… Continue reading

Socially acceptable insanity

I think anybody who falls in love is a freak. It’s a crazy thing to do. It’s kind of like a form of socially acceptable insanity.   Amy in the movie Her