"Jazz is about the notes you DON’T play.” He tells me.
And now I lie awake at night, tormented.
Bombarded by the ceaseless, silent melodies.
I am my own undoing.
The quiet makes it louder.
Thus I remain, forever cursed by this knowledge: I am never not playing jazz."
"Anarchists know that a long period of education must precede any great fundamental change in society, hence they do not believe in vote begging, nor political campaigns, but rather in the development of self-thinking individuals."
— Lucy Parsons
"Experience is never limited, and it is never complete; it is an immense sensibility, a kind of huge spider-web of the finest silken threads suspended in the chamber of consciousness, and catching every airborne particle in its tissue. It is the very atmosphere of the mind."