Fine Art Photography
If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life, it stays with you, for Paris is a moveable feast.
Bullet holes in the cemetery walls
The black cars of the Gardia Civil
Spanish Bombs on the Costa Rica
I'm flying in on a DC10 tonight
The Clash, Spanish Bombs
We, transformed into slaves, have marched a hundred times backwards and forwards to our silent labours, killed in our spirit long before our anonymous deaths.
Primo Levi, Survival In Auschwitz
Chicago is an October sort of city, even in spring.
Vice and drunkenness wore light colors here. Gradually the nightclubs closed but we didn't feel like going to sleep, we felt so alive.
Simone de Beauvoir,
America Day By Day
The next young girl from our city they asked 'How do you wash stairs, from the top or from the bottom?' She says, 'I don't come to America to wash stairs.
Pauline Notkoff, 1917
I was carried to Ohio in a swarm of bees
I never married but Ohio don't remember me
The National, Bloodbuzz Ohio
Be happy while you're living,
for you're a long time deid.
Old Scottish Proverb
No one should come to New York to live unless he is willing to be lucky.
By day Lisbon has a naive theatrical quality, but by night it is a fairy-tale city, descending over lighted terraces to the sea, like a woman in festive garments going down to meet her dark lover.
Erich Maria Remarque, Night in Lisbon
"Time is a circus, always packing up and moving away."
"The circus is the only fun you can buy that is good for you."