I learned very early and painfully that you have to decide at the outset whether you want to make money or to make sense, as they are mutually exclusive.
— R. Buckminster Fuller
The purpose of poetry is to remind us
how difficult it is to remain just one person,
for our house is open, there are no keys in the doors,
and invisible guests come in and out at will.
“Longing is the agony of the nearness of the distant.”
— Martin Heidegger, Who is Nietzsche’s Zarathustra