“Be regular and ordinary in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work.” – Gustave Flaubert
“Endurance is more important than truth.” – Charles Bukowski
“Everyone forgets Icarus also flew.” – Jack Gilbert
“In the midst of winter, I found there was, within me, an invincible summer. And that makes me happy. For it says that no matter how hard the world pushes against me, within me, there’s something stronger – something better, pushing right back.” – Albert Camus