AmandaYVR
Language, good writing, photography, film, and music. These are the things that make me feel life is worth living.



Some words I live by...

"Appearances can be... deceptive."
- Brad Pitt's hilarious attempt at trying to sound smart, but failing. 'Burn After Reading'

"I'm looking to elevate small talk to medium talk."
- Larry David

The world is large enough to embrace voices other than my own.

"I'm jealous and I'm trusting. It's cognitive dissonance. F. Scott Fitzgerald talked about it."
- Writer/Director Woody Allen, Midnight in Paris

"The only true currency in this bankrupt world is what you share with someone else when you’re uncool."
- Almost Famous, Writer/Director Cameron Crowe

"As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light in the darkness of mere being."
- Carl Jung

"Seek not the favor of the multitude; it is seldom got by honest and lawful means. But seek the testimony of few; and number not voices, but weigh them."
"So act that your principle of action might safely be made a law for the whole world."
"It is not necessary that whilst I live I live happily; but it is necessary that so long as I live I should live honourably."
"Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life."
- Immanuel Kant

"Order is the shape upon which beauty depends."
- Pearl Buck, 1892-1973

"Details make perfection, and perfection is not a detail."
- Leonardo DaVinci

"Superheroes are easy, Darling. Mediocrity is much more difficult to work with—and it is in such great supply."
- Brad Bird as Edna Mode, The Incredibles (Pixar)

"Don't let a suitcase full of cheese be your big fork and spoon."
"Cheese. I love it and yet I used it as a weapon." - Ray to Debra.
"Moo, quack, woof!. Now that's straight shootin'." - Frank speaking of his respect for animalkind.
- Everybody Loves Raymond

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