Images which idealise are no less aggressive than work which makes a virtue of plainness. There is an aggression implicit in every use of the camera.

Susan Sontag, On Photography

I am writing this account, in another man’s book, by candlelight, inside the belly of a fish.

Edward Carey, The Swallowed Man

Memory is a map of sorts, but hand drawn, incomplete, and full of errors. It can let you know a place exists, but you cannot trust it to get you there.

Charlie Kaufman, Antkind