(Library of Congress) - Group Photograph of the Students of the Mirgun (Emirgan) School for Girls, from the Abdul Hamid II Collection.
“So I write books that seem more suitable for children, and that’s OK with me. They are a better audience and tougher critics. Kids tell you what they think, not what they think they should think.” - Maurice Sendak
I had a dream just like this.
I don’t feel so bad about my terrible handwriting now.
(From Walt Whitman’s Notebook…The Library of Congress)
"I’d like, at each step, each gust of wind, to be able to say “Now.” Now and now” and no longer “forever” and “for eternity."
Damiel, in Wings of Desire (Wim Wenders)