Nobody gets out of love alive. That’s half the deal and we all know it by the time we’re fifteen years old. You gamble and lose about 90% of the time. It’s like buying a lottery ticket. The chances of winning anything are a million to one. We know that but it doesn’t stop us from trying again and again. Which is good because it shows people are optimistic about the most important thing in life.
Jonathan Carroll ( from the new book )”
“ Once I asked a serial killer what made him
get up in the morning, and he said The people. ”
“ I don’t forgive and I don’t forget. That is the motto that nourishes my work. ”
“ This is the story of one of those pretty creatures who lived on the quicksands of popularity - Marguerite Gautier, who brightened her wit with champagne - and sometimes her eyes with tears. ”
— Excerpt from George Cukor’s film, “Camille,” starring actress Greta Garbo (1905-1990) and Robert Taylor (1911-1969), 1936.
“ Kissing is a means of getting two people so close they can’t see anything wrong with each other. ”
Jill Tracy-The Fine Art of Poisoning
“ Nur, weil man im Leben keinen Erfolg hat, braucht man sich noch lange nicht für einen Idealisten zu halten. ”