“Slap a mask on a drunk and you’re going to have trouble. It’s like having a live reenactment of anonymous forum comments.”
-Randy K. Milholland
“Sometimes people carry to such perfection the mask they have assumed that in due course they actually become the person they seem.”
-W. Somerset Maugham
“Now what else is the whole life of mortals but a sort of comedy, in which the various actors, disguised by various costumes and masks, walk on and play each one his part, until the manager waves them off the stage?”
“We are continually faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insoluble problems.”
-John W. Gardner
Via the Mask Series with Saul Steinberg photographed by Inge Morath.
Quotations via The Quotations Page.