It was a convergence of questions. One person asked me if I would teach about trusting God — that, they said, was what they really needed to learn. 1 085 fler ord
Etiketter » Ecce Homo
Phillip Medhurst presents 299/392 the James Tissot Jesus c 1896 Ecce Homo - Behold the Man John 19:4-7
By (James) Jacques-Joseph Tissot, French, 1836-1902. Opaque watercolour over graphite on paper. 29.2 x 17.5 cms. Brooklyn Museum New York.
Photogravure from “La Vie de Notre Seigneur Jésus Christ . 12 fler ord
I can’t do anything worthwhile till I’m in my 30s anyway in decadent Berlin with floozies in brothels
I can’t do anything worthwhile till I’m in my 30s anyway, in decadent Berlin, with floozies in brothels, my face is too young, so might as well make use of this pleasant waiting time to write my books telling my story up to now, reappraising, just typing up the backlog. 133 fler ord
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And now, after we have long been on our way in this manner, we argonauts of the ideal, with more daring perhaps than is prudent, and have suffered shipwreck and damage often enough, but are, to repeat it, healthier than one likes to permit us, dangerously healthy, ever again healthy — it will seem to us as if, as a reward, we now confronted an as yet undiscovered country whose boundaries nobody has surveyed yet, something beyond all the lands and nooks of the ideals so far, a world so overrich in what is beautiful, strange, questionable, terrible, and divine that our curiosity as well as our craving to possess it has gotten beside itself — alas, now nothing will sate us any more!