I don't say the things I say because they are what I think, but rather I say them with the end in mind of self-destruction, preciscely to make sure they are no longer what I think. To be really certain that from now on, outside of me, they are going to live a life or die in such a way that I will not have to recognize myself in them.

Michel Foucault | Freedom and Knowledge


Manual

M:1 | Art is the culmination of object and intent.
 
M:2 | Mantras are useless - except when they're not.
 
M:3 | Struggle is a gift.
 
M:4 | Understanding is a journey not a destination.
 
M:5 | One day this life will kill you.
 
M:6 | Why measure if you don't measure.
 
M:7 | It's not the drugs - it's who you do them with.
 
M:8 | Every/thing is a little bit of a letdown.
 
M:9 | You don't have to do anything - but you can.
 
M:10 | Seek your critics.
 
M:11 | There are other ways - neither right, nor wrong, nor my own.
 
M:12 | Every audience is hostile.
 
M:13 | Sometimes there really is a dead bird in the Pringles can.
 
M:14 | We don't stand on the shoulders of giants - they stand on ours.
 
M:15 | Just because you leave doesn't mean the adventure is over.
 
M:16 | It can always get worse.
 
M:17 | You are your own best influence.
 
M:18 | The enemy of the artist is life and experience.
 
M:19 | To learn to listen we must first learn to follow.

 
Last Updated: 2017-12-05