qotd: fear

fullsizeoutput_32f4We have nothing left to fear but insincerity.

—Qiu Miaojin, Last Words From Montmartre

qotd: time

 

Version 2Knowing you are alive is watching on every side your generation’s short time falling away as fast as rivers drop through air, and feeling it hit

—Annie Dillard, An American Childhood

qotd: drift

Version 2

Memories must make do with their delirium, with their drift. A moment stopped would burn like a frame of film blocked before the furnace of the projector.

—Chris Marker, Sans Soleil