"We lie all our life long, especially indeed, perhaps only, to those people who love us."
John Singer Sargent (1856-1925)
Alpine Pool (1907)
oil on canvas 69.9 x 96.5 cm
"It was breakfast,
I laid her across the table,
Dean Steed, Syrup (via voodoogirl95)
When you find yourself lonely
But right next to me
Well I was there too
Just as lonely as you
The same month when storyboards came about [for the movie], Miyazaki set off to the ancient forests of Yakushima, in Kyushu and the mountains of Shirakami-Sanchi in northern Honshu [of Japan].
“It was just right, the ruins of this ancient forest reflects on us as humans. We need to learn to appreciate what we have left of the environment, and I wanted this as a theme for the animation.” -Miyazaki on his inspiration for Princess Mononoke