Flamenco Nights


Ole!

“One person with passion is better than forty people merely interested.”
— E. M. Forster


La Flamenca – Ole


“The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire.”
— Field Marshal Ferdinand Foch

If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.”
— Benjamin Franklin

until I find a unique bird I once saw in my dreams…

“I prefer empty cages, Sabina, until I find a unique bird I once saw in my dreams.”
― Anaïs Nin, A Spy in the House of Love

“I wept because I could not believe anymore and I love to believe. I can still love passionately without believing. That means I love humanly. I wept because from now on I will weep less. I wept because I have lost my pain and I am not yet accustomed to its absence.”
― Anaïs Nin

“Also, I do not like the companionship of women. They are petty and personal. They hang on to their mysteries and secrets, they act and pretend. I like the character of men better.”
― Anaïs Nin, Delta of Venus


“I wept because I could not believe anymore and I love to believe. I can still love passionately without believing. That means I love humanly. I wept because from now on I will weep less. I wept because I have lost my pain and I am not yet accustomed to its absence.”
― Anaïs Nin

 

Life is so fluid that one can only hope to capture the living moment…

Life is so fluid that one can only hope to capture the living moment, to capture it alive and fresh … without destroying that moment.
As quoted in D. H. Lawrence and Nine Women Writers (1996) by Leo Hamalian, p. 93

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