For a true writer, each book should be a new beginning where he tries again for something that is beyond attainment. He should always try for something that has never been done or that others have tried and failed. Then sometimes, with great luck, he will succeed.
– Ernest Hemingway
Inspiration exists, but it has to find us working.
– Pablo Picasso
Stuck in them 20 somethings, stuck in them 20 somethings.
Good luck on them 20 somethings, good luck on them 20 somethings.
But God bless these 20 somethings.
– SZA (20 Something)
Nobody ever really tells you what your 20’s will be like. When you’re younger, all you truly envision is the freedom and independence you’ll have once you finally cross that threshold into adulthood. But, once you’ve finally reached that stage in life, you realize that your 20’s are so much more than that.
It’s about the ride on an emotional roller coaster as you navigate your way through love, loss, and finding yourself/truly accepting who you’re becoming. Filled with its highs and lows, being in your 20’s is not always easy, but it’s worth the journey. Even at the young age of 23, I’ve learned so much in my 20’s so far that I never really thought I would have.
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We write for the same reason that we walk, talk, climb mountains or swim the oceans – because we can. We have some impulse within us that makes us want to explain ourselves to other human beings. That’s why we paint, that’s why we dare to love someone – because we have the impulse to explain who we are.
– Maya Angelou
No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.
– Oscar Wilde
Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.
– Pablo Picasso