"There is a theory which states that if ever anyone discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable. There is another theory which states that this has already happened."
Loneliness as a situation can be corrected, but as a state of mind it is an incurable illness.
|?||Vladimir Nabokov (via regentdonkey)|
I want you to come live with me, and die with me, and everything with me.
Our imagination flies — we are its shadow on the earth.
Imagine me; I shall not exist if you do not imagine me
|?||Vladimir Nabokov (via involuntaryspeech)|
It was love at first sight, at last sight, at ever and ever sight.
|?||Vladimir Nabokov (via connie-epp)|
I shall continue to exist. I may assume other disguises, other forms, but I shall try to exist.
“All colors made me happy: even gray. My eyes were such that literally they took photographs. ” —Vladimir Nabokov (Pale Fire)
La soledad me corrompia. Necesitaba soledad y ciudados. Mi corazón era un organo histérico e imprevisible.
Do not be angry with the rain; it simply does not know how to fall upwards.
|?||Vladimir Nabokov (via stuff—n—things)|
What is more important to solve: the “outer” problem (space, time, matter, the unknown without) or the “inner” one (life, thought, love, the unknown within) or again their point of contact (death)?
|?||Vladimir Nabokov, Bend Sinister (via loudvelvet)|