I'm a wound and a sword, a victim and an executioner

I’ve never been certain whether the moral of the Icarus story should only be, as is generally accepted, ‘don’t try to fly too high,’ or whether it might also be thought of as ‘forget the wax and feathers, and do a better job on the wings.’

—Stanley Kubrick (via likeafieldmouse)

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If death meant just leaving the stage long enough to change costume and come back as a new character, would you slow down? Or speed up?

—Chuck Palahniuk, Invisible Monsters  (via asimetricna-vagina)

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