We believe that we know something about the things themselves when we speak of trees, colors, snow, and flowers; and yet we possess nothing but metaphors for things—metaphors which correspond in no way to the original entities.
|—||Friedrich Nietzsche, On Truth and Lie in an Extra-Moral Sense (via whyallcaps)|
Matt Sheridan Smith
Joan Miró 1927
Persons with any weight of character carry, like planets, their atmospheres along with them in their orbits.
|—||Thomas Hardy, The Return of the Native (via likeafieldmouse)|