We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be. — Mother Night
How close we hug our enemies! They are our familiars, our other selves. — Bring Up the Bodies
They’d be writing a novel about the data farmers of Macedonia, toiling the digital landscape, seeding the soil of online consciousness & reaping the benefits one hit, one tenth of a cent a time…
“Take care”, the goldsmith replied calmly with a curious smile, “take care, Tussman: you are dealing with strange people here”. — The Choosing of the Bride
Some times, we have to do a thing in order to find out the reason for it. Sometimes our actions are questions, not answers. — A Perfect Spy
If you give me six lines written by the hand of the most honest of men, I will find something in them which will hang him.
I can understand people’s pain, passion, fear, hurt, and I can mirror it and set it up for them to look at.
Movies should have a sort of unreal edge to them.
I present to you: The Cult of Poppy