Category Archive: Grayson Russell

A Love Longing Thirst | Daily Quote (GR)

“A very small degree of hope is enough to cause the birth of love.” — Stendhal I don’t know why I always confuse St. Valentine with St. Sebastian, riddled with arrows. I don’t… Continue reading

Ruthless and Mending Love | Daily Quote (GR)

“When a man makes love to a beautiful woman he gets revenge for everything that has defeated him in life.” – Philip Roth I came across this early this morning, probably because I… Continue reading

Beginning of High Dreams | Daily Quote (GR)

“What thou lovest well remains.” – Ezra Pound I’ve always loved this quote, and it being one of those under the gun days, it was the first quote I came across this morning… Continue reading

Different Cafe, Same Choice | Daily Quote (GR)

“Fuck it” -Anonymous. Yet we’ve all said it, used it as if we were the first person to coin it, secretly between our teeth when the road gets bad and we hit another… Continue reading

Take A Moment | Daily Quote (GR)

“When I have a terrible need of — shall I say the word — religion. Then I go out and paint the stars.” –Van Gogh I had an argument with a priest the… Continue reading

A Busy Mr. Hemingway | Daily Quote (GR)

“Never confuse movement with action.” –Ernest Hemingway For all his bravado Hemingway was right about this. Busy work is not real action. It’s a matter of drawing circles merely to draw circles. To… Continue reading

A Question’s Fragrance | Daily Quote (GR)

“I would rather have questions that can’t be answered than the answers which can’t be questioned.” – Richard Feynman In lieu of quoting Martin Luther King JR. since we’ve already published him earlier… Continue reading

Amend Your Conscience | Daily Quote (GR)

“I’m glad mushrooms are against the law because I took them one time, and you know what happened to me? I laid in a field of green grass for four hours going, ‘My… Continue reading

A Little Immortality | Daily Quote (GR)

(PHOTOGRAPH BY TED THAI/THE LIFE PICTURE COLLECTION/GETTY) “You think your pain and your heartbreak are unprecedented in the world, but then you read.” –James Baldwin I had to step outside for a cigarette… Continue reading

Slouching Towards Selling Out | Daily Quote (GR)

“That is one last thing to remember: writers are always selling somebody out.” –Joan Didion This is a quote from the wonderful Joan Didion in her forward to Slouching Toward Bethlehem. And its… Continue reading