“I do not desire mediocre love. I want to drown in someone.”
Students at Washington University St. Louis
Photo: Nina Leen
“It did occur to me that the effect of good literature may be as dizzying as that of alcohol.”
– Pamela Dean.
“Who sees the human face correctly: the photographer, the mirror, or the painter?”
– Pablo Picasso.
“Become friends with people who aren’t your age. Hang out with people whose first language isn’t the same as yours. Get to know someone who doesn’t come from your social class. This is how you see the world. This is how you grow.”
– note to self.