Numbness isn’t only nothingness. It’s also trying to pick and choose what you feel. Numbness is it’s own kind of pain, you’re just less aware that it’s hurting you while it’s doing far more damage than anything real ever could.
You should rise and say “this is who I am, even if you’ll crucify me for it,” in the very way so many religious and political and social idols and icons have, (even if their fans and followers are the very ones who will do the crucifying.)
I’m always lightly romanticized by the phases of my life, the shifts that occurred as my psyche did — because my psyche did.
I just thought, “I’m so lonely.”
GOOD TIME. What is good time? What is bad time?
“Discovering this, [that you suffer only from yourself], the mind becomes whole: the split between I and me, man and the world, the ideal and the real, comes to an end.
I think we hold on tightest to the things that aren’t meant for us because at some level, we know they aren’t really ours. We’re always seeking the love we know we don’t have. We’re always trying to prove the things that are not entirely self-evident.
Inspiration is not a thing you cultivate. It is a thing that just dawns on you. So the question is: from where?
The essence of you may be undefinable, but that does not mean it’s not unique. Unspoken words do not stop referring to a concept or a physical item. You cannot lose control by mentally renouncing your train of thought.
Ya no existe un mundo al que somos arrojados para percibirlo sin mediación de la razón ni de prejuicios de valor, sino que los medios de comunicación nos acercan lo lejano y nos imponen lo que es la realidad y lo que debemos conocer.