It’s much easier to not know things sometimes. Things change and friends leave. And life doesn’t stop for anybody.
Maybe home is nothing but two arms holding you tight when you’re at your worst.
You can know the name of a bird in all the languages of the world, but when you’re finished, you’ll know absolutely nothing whatever about the bird… So let’s look at the bird and see what it’s doing – that’s what counts. I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
There is not one person in this world that is not cripplingly sad about something. You remember that before you open your mouth.
"The Body" by Annie Leibovitz, in American Vogue, Apr. 2003.
I want a brighter word than bright, a fairer word than fair.
My local rescue has a program called Book Buddies where kids read to sheltered cats to keep them from being lonely.