oh wow. lovely.

firsttimeuser:

“I spent a great deal of my life being ignored. I was always very happy that way. Being ignored is a great privilege. That is how I think I learnt to see what others do not see and to react to situations differently. I simply looked at the world, not really prepared for anything.” —Saul Leiter

firsttimeuser:

“I spent a great deal of my life being ignored. I was always very happy that way. Being ignored is a great privilege. That is how I think I learnt to see what others do not see and to react to situations differently. I simply looked at the world, not really prepared for anything.” —Saul Leiter

(via ladycay)

love, despite what they tell you, does not conquer all, nor does it even usually last. in the end the romantic aspirations of our youth are reduced to, whatever works.

—boris yellnikoff
whatever works [2009] 

(Source: cultfilms)