when i am sad, oh god i'm sad but when i'm happy, i am happy and there's just no place in between for us to meet.
happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.
life's tragedy begins with the bond between parent and child.
to those accustomed to privilege, equality feels like opression.
l'enfer, c'est les autres.
simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
every time i think i'm doing good i realize i'm really not
and i keep thinking too of the more conventional wisdom: namely that the pursuit of beauty is a trap, a fast track to bitterness and sorrow, that beauty has to be wedded to something more meaningful.
i didn't think much of him at first. but now i get it, he is everything that i'm not.
il soignerait la misère avant de vouloir en démontrer l'excellence.
eventually you realize that the only independent variable surrounding all of your problems is yourself