I think a lot of times we don’t pay enough attention to people with a positive attitude because we assume they are naive or stupid or unschooled.

Luma Grothe at Filhas de Gaia S/S 2015.

if you don’t know who i am… then maybe your best course of action would be to tread lightly.


Statue, Piazza Venezia overlooking the Colosseum, Rome

Vase of Flowers and Conch Shell (detail), Anne Vallayer-Coster.

18th century poesy ring.
Inscription reads: Many are the stars I see but in my eye no star like thee.


Paul Newman in Somebody Up There Likes Me  (Robert Wise, 1956)