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“There is no question that there is an unseen world. The problem is, how far is it from midtown and how late is it open?”

― Woody Allen

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“I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained”

Walt Disney Company

“You must give everything to make your life as beautiful as the dreams that dance in your imagination.”

Roman Payne

“New York is strange in the summer. Life goes on as usual but it’s not, it’s like everyone is just pretending, as if everyone has been cast as the star in a movie about their life, so they’re one step removed from it. And then in September it all gets normal again.”

Peter Cameron, Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You

“You’re dead if you aim only for kids. Adults are only kids grown up, anyway”

Walt Disney Company

“I love New York, even though it isn’t mine, the way something has to be, a tree or a street or a house, something, anyway, that belongs to me because I belong to it.”

Truman Capote

The Dragon Reborn

The Dragon Reborn (Wheel of Time, #3)The Dragon Reborn
por Robert Jordan

Minha classificação: 5 de 5 estrelas

“Men! They always say to send for them if you need them, but when you need one, you need him right them.” Continuar lendo “The Dragon Reborn”

“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.”
― Marcel Proust

“By seeing how small the world is, I realize how capable I am. I can conquer anything. Anywhere. Anyone.”

Tawny Lara

O Grande Gatsby

The Great GatsbyThe Great Gatsby
por F. Scott Fitzgerald

Minha classificação: 5 de 5 estrelas

É triste, mas incrível…

“Quando eu era mais jovem e mais vulnerável, meu pai me deu um conselho que muitas vezes volta à minha mente:

– Sempre que tiver vontade de criticar alguém – recomendou-me –, lembre primeiro que nem todas as pessoas do mundo tiveram as vantagens que você teve”. Continuar lendo “O Grande Gatsby”

“The traveler sees what he sees. The tourist sees what he has come to see.”
― G.K. Chesterton

 

 

Ray: The view of what? The view of down here? I can see that from down here.

Ken: Ray, you are about the worst tourist in the whole world.

Ray: Ken, I grew up in Dublin. I love Dublin. If I grew up on a farm, and was retarded, Bruges might impress me but I didn’t, so it doesn’t.

— Do filme In Bruges

A Biblioteca à Noite

A biblioteca à noiteA Biblioteca à Noite
por Alberto Manguel

Minha classificação: 5 de 5 estrelas

Enfim reunindo seus livros em um só lugar, Alberto Manguel narra a construção de sua biblioteca no interior da França. A experiência pessoal é a desculpa perfeita para relatar ao leitor histórias e mais histórias de bibliotecas reais, ficcionais, imaginárias. Continuar lendo “A Biblioteca à Noite”

“One belongs to New York instantly, one belongs to it as much in five minutes as in five years.”

Tom Wolfe

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