The word “genius” is passed around rather generously, isn’t it? At least in English, because its Russian counterpart, geniy, is a term brimming with a sort of throaty awe and is used only in the case of a very small number … Continue reading
Life is precious, every minute And more precious with you in it. Music: Little Person Written by Charlie Kaufman and Jon Brion Performed by Deanna Story Synecdoche, New York (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (2008) For you.
What I came to understand is that change is not a choice. Not for a species of plant, and not for me. It happens, and you are different. “Susan Orlean” in Charlie Kaufman’s Adaptation (2002)
You are what you love, not what loves you. Charlie Kaufman Adaptation (2002) Photo by Ernest Reshovsky
As a madman deems himself God, so we deem ourselves mortal. “Pierre Delalande” in Vladimir Nabokov’s Invitation to a Beheading (1936) Animation: From Charlie Kaufman’s Adaptation (2002) Related: About Me