Happy birthday Tom Waits
"Madness is rare in individuals, but in groups, parties, nations, and ages it is a rule."
Photo by Viktor Bulla, 1937
"To put meaning in one’s life may end in madness, but life without meaning is the torture of restlessness and vague desire. It is a boat longing for the sea and yet afraid.”
- Edgar Lee Masters
"I wish to paint in such a manner as if I were photographing dreams."
- Zdzisław Beksiński
Georges Blind, a member of the French Resistance, smiling at a German firing squad. October 1944
July 25, 1983 — see The Complete Peanuts 1983-1986