‘A house where nobody lives’ (Tom Waits, House Where Nobody Lives)
Yes, my thing is spying on sewing machines.
‘Don’t pause and be philosophical, because from a philosophical standpoint it’s dreary.’ (Philip K. Dick, Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep When They Sleep?)
‘Reality is partial to symmetries and slight anachronisms.’ (Jorge Luis Borges, Ficciones)
‘He who does not smell of a smouldering bomb and of compressed vertigo is not worthy to be alive.’ (Antonin Artaud, Van Gogh: The Man Suicided by Society)
‘And the mercy seat is waiting / And I think my head is burning’ (Nick Cave, The Mercy Seat)
‘Society cannot afford to lose me. I’m an asset.’ (Bret Easton Ellis, American Psycho)