I was a pretty pretentious kid
  1. "I did not care what it was all about, all I wanted to know was how to live in it"
    Jake Barnes, by Ernest Hemingway
  2. "My soul has grown deep like the rivers"
    Langston Hughes
  3. "No wonder simple men have always had their gods dwell in the high places. For as soon as a man lets his eye drop from the heavens to the horizon, he risks setting it on some scene of desolation"
    March, by Geraldine Brooks
  4. "The awful daring of a moment's surrender/ which an age of prudence can never retract"
    The Wasteland, by T.S. Elliot
  5. "Since things in motion sooner catch the eye/ than what not stirs"
    Troilus and Cressida, by William Shakespeare