"If you don’t get excited when you’re about to kiss someone then you probably shouldn’t be kissing them. It should get you riled up inside and should not be mediocre."
"I don’t just want to take your breath away. I want to rip it from your mouth and keep it locked away between my teeth. You can only have it back if you kiss me again."
Marguerite Thompson Zorach. Mixed Bouquet, circa 1930
"sleeping by myself
curled up like a question mark
come and answer me"
"I think we still live in a culture that assumes that men are single by choice and women are single because no one wants them."
Gun 1, New York, 1955 photographed by William Klein (x)
“… This seems to be considered my key image… It’s fake violence, a parody. I asked the boy to point the gun at me and then look tough. He did, and then we both laughed… [I see it] as a double self-portrait. I was both the street kid trying to look tough, and the timid, good little boy on the right.”
"If they don’t need you, it’s okay, you do not live for other people."