Ezra Vasquez

The personal blog of an applied linguist, writer, & educator

Tag: Quotes

  • O’Keeffe on happiness

    O’Keeffe on happiness

    “I think it’s so foolish for people to want to be happy. Happy is so momentary — you’re happy for an instant and then you start thinking again. Interest is the most important thing in life; happiness is temporary, but interest is continuous.” ― Georgia O’Keeffe

  • I Couldn’t Have Put It Better …

    In one of the rooms at the end of the block a child was crying. As she listened a sharp voice silenced it. For maybe ten seconds the voice was hushed. Then it began again in a higher key. Go on, she told the child, you cry; there’s plenty of reason. She trusted unhappiness in people. More and more […]