cinephile, retrophile, bibliophile, francophile.
"Don’t settle. Don’t finish crappy books. If you don’t like the menu, leave the restaurant. If you are not on the right path, get off it."
"People, I thought, wanted security. They couldn’t bear the idea of death being a big black nothing, couldn’t bear the thought of their loved ones not existing and couldn’t even imagine themselves not existing. I finally decided that people believed in an afterlife because they couldn’t bear not to."
"Take the spade from my hands and fill in the holes you’ve made. But plant your hope with good seeds. Don’t cover yourself with thistle and weeds."
"Look, other bands, they want to make it about sex or pain but you know, The Beatles, they had it all figured out. “I wanna hold your hand.” The first single. It’s effing brilliant, right? That’s everbody wants, Nicky. They don’t want a twenty-four-hour hump sesh, they don’t want to be married to you for a hundred years. They just want to hold your hand."