Susan sontag Quotes

Do stuff. Be clenched, curious. Not waiting for inspiration’s shove or society’s...

Do stuff. Be clenched, curious. Not waiting for inspiration’s shove or society’s kiss on your forehead. Pay attention. It’s all about paying attention. Attention is vitality. It connects you with others. It makes you eager. Stay eager. Susan Sontag
📅︎ Dec 30
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"Being in love means being ...

"Being in love means being willing to ruin yourself for the other person." - Susan Sontag
📅︎ Jul 25
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“Books are not only the arbitrary sum of our dreams,...

“Books are not only the arbitrary sum of our dreams, and our memory. They also give us the model of self-transcendence; a way of being fully human.” ~ Susan Sontag
📅︎ Jun 13
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"I haven't been eve...

"I haven't been everywhere, but it's on my list." - Susan Sontag
📅︎ Jan 08
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"Do stuff. Be clenched, curious. Not waiting for inspiration’s shove or society’s...

"Do stuff. Be clenched, curious. Not waiting for inspiration’s shove or society’s kiss on your forehead. Pay attention. It’s all about paying attention. Attention is vitality. It connects you with others. It makes you eager. Stay eager." Susan Sontag
📅︎ Jul 11
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Taste governs every free — as op...

Taste governs every free — as opposed to rote — human response. Nothing is more decisive.—Susan Sontag
📅︎ Aug 22
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"Interpretation is the...

"Interpretation is the revenge of the intellect upon art." — Susan Sontag
📅︎ May 24
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