"Don’t fall in love with an artist unless you’re a blank canvas, because they will paint upon the dark spots and write in the empty spaces of you even without meaning to, because their hands are dirty with paint smears, and ink blots, and wishful thinking."
"It’s possible that I’m the most reasonable person on the internet."
"I find it magnificent how beautiful, loose ends find each other in the world if one only waits with decent patience."
"The thing about dreams, it’s not so much the content of the dream, but the emotions they invoke… or rather the content is the interpretation if the emotions… sort of like living in reverse when what we see invokes emotions, in dreams emotions invoke what we ‘see’."
"When was the last time someone ran their fingers through the knots of your soul?"
"The only way to find true happiness is to risk being completely cut open."
"Do stuff, be clenched, curious, not waiting for inspiration’s shove or society’s kiss on your forehead. Pay attention, it’s all about paying attention. Attention is vitality, it connects you with others. It makes you eager, stay eager."
"Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone."
"I give a fuck. I give lots of fucks, actually. I’m a prostitute of feelings."
"And so it goes…. We hold ourselves hostage, but we are also the negotiator. We are three, you see. We make demands, work out compromise and are the recipients of our own abuse."
"Nothing is more destructive to a community, to creativity, than the desire to be seen as a good person and the deceptions that are mobilized to make that happen."