"The daily routine of most adults is so heavy and artificial that we are closed off to much of the world. We have to do this in order to get our work done. I think one purpose of art is to get us out of those routines. When we hear music or poetry or stories, the world opens up again."
"If you correct your mind, the rest of your life will fall into place."
al-Shaheed Monument, or Martyr’s Memorial, Baghdad, Iraq , photo by Steve McCurry
"For small creatures such as we, the vastness is bearable only through love."